Birds of Brazil

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers & Allies)  
Genus: Hemithraupis (3 species, 3 worldwide)

A genus of three tanagers with longer thinner bills.


Yellow-backed Tanager
Yellow-backed Tanager (Hemithraupis flavicollis insignis) Male
REGUA, Cachoeiras de Macacu, RJ, Brazil  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Yellow-backed Tanager
Yellow-backed Tanager (Hemithraupis flavicollis) Female
REGUA, Cachoeiras de Macacu, RJ, Brazil  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


Guira Tanager
Guira Tanager (Hemithraupis guira) Male
ProAves Cerulean Warbler Reserve, San Vicente de Chucuri, Santander, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Guira Tanager
Guira Tanager (Hemithraupis guira) Female
ProAves Cerulean Warbler Reserve, San Vicente de Chucuri, Santander, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


Rufous-headed Tanager
Rufous-headed Tanager (Hemithraupis ruficapilla) ENDEMIC
Brazil  
   
Photograph by João Sérgio Barros F. de Souza   © All Rights Reserved.



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