Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers and allies)  
Genus: Catamenia (3 species, 3 worldwide)


Band-tailed Seedeater
Band-tailed Seedeater (Catamenia analis) Female
Huacarpay Lake, Peru  
   
Photograph by George Scott Photography   © All Rights Reserved.

Band-tailed Seedeater
Band-tailed Seedeater (Catamenia analis schistaceifrons)
Guasca, Cundinamarca, Colombia  
   

Usually found in wetlands

Paramo Seedeater
Paramo Seedeater (Catamenia homochroa) Male
PNN Los Nevados, Colombia  
   

Paramo Seedeater
Paramo Seedeater (Catamenia homochroa homochroa) Female
Baldias, Medellin, Colombia  
   

Usually found at the treeline below the paramo.

Plain-colored Seedeater
Plain-colored Seedeater (Catamenia inornata minor) Male
PNN Los Nevados, Colombia  
   

Plain-colored Seedeater
Plain-colored Seedeater (Catamenia inornata minor) Female
Nevado del Ruiz, Caldas, Colombia  
   

Usually seen in the paramo.


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