Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers & Allies)  
Genus: Calochaetes (1 species, 1 worldwide)

Vermilion Tanager
Vermilion Tanager (Calochaetes coccineus)
Old Loja-Zamora highway, Zamora-Chinchipe province, Ecuador  
Photograph by Tropical Birding (Nick Athanas)   © All Rights Reserved.

Uncommon cloud forest tanager. Male and female alike.

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