Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers and allies)  
Genus: Saltator (7 species, 15 worldwide)

Black-winged Saltator
Black-winged Saltator (Saltator atripennis atripennis)
Tatama National Park, Pueblo Rico, Risaralda, Colombia  

Masked Saltator
Masked Saltator (Saltator cinctus) Near Threatened
Rio Blanco Ecological Reserve, Manizales, Caldas, Colombia  

Greyish Saltator
Greyish Saltator (Saltator coerulescens plumbeus)
Medellin, Colombia  

Slate-colored Grosbeak
Slate-colored Grosbeak (Saltator grossus saturatus)
Rio Blanco, Guapiles, Costa Rica  
Photograph by Jorge Obando Gutierrez   © Copyrighted, All Rights Reserved.

Buff-throated Saltator
Buff-throated Saltator (Saltator maximus maximus)
Minca, Magdalena, Colombia  

Orinoco Saltator
Orinoco Saltator (Saltator orenocensis rufescens)

Streaked Saltator
Streaked Saltator (Saltator striatipectus perstriatus)
Minca, Magdalena, Colombia
  Sometimes has an orange or orange-tipped bill.

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