Birds of Costa Rica

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

Grey-headed Tanager
Grey-headed Tanager (Eucometis penicillata cristata)
Rio Claro Canyon Reserve, Antioquia, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

A forest-based tanager often seen at ant swarms. May visit fruit feeders at the forest edge.
With prey.
Immature without grey head.

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