Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Emberizidae (Buntings, New World Sparrows and allies)  
Genus: Chlorospingus (8 species, 9 worldwide)


Ashy-throated Bush Tanager
Ashy-throated Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus canigularis)
Tatama National Park, Pueblo Rico, Risaralda, Colombia
  Similar to the Common Bush Tanager, but very difficult to see.
   

Yellow-throated Bush Tanager
Yellow-throated Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus flavigularis marginatus)
ProAves Chestnut-capped Piha Reserve, AnorĂ­, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

Common Bush Tanager
Common Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus flavopectus)
Costa Rica  
   

Common Bush Tanager
Common Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus flavopectus nigriceps)
La Romera, Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia
  The nigriceps subspecies has a black head and does not have a white spot behind the eye, and is often mistaken for the Ashy-throated Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus canigularis)
   

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Yellow-green Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus flavovirens) Vulnerable
   


Pirre Bush Tanager
Pirre Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus inornatus)
Darien National Park, Panama  
   

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Yellow-whiskered Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus parvirostris)
   


Dusky Bush Tanager
Dusky Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus semifuscus livingstoni)
ProAves Tangaras Reserve, El Carmen de Atrato, Choco, Colombia
  May have red or light colored eye.
   

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Tacarcuna Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus tacarcunae)
   



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