Biodiversity - Flame-colored Tanager

  • Name: Flame-colored Tanager

  • Scientific name: Piranga bidentata

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Thraupidae

Status:  Common

Size:  18 cm

Weight:  38 grams

Elevation:  up to 3,200 meters above sea level.

 

Frequents the tops of forest trees, open areas and gardens.

Forrages in search of insects and fruits, using it's beak to break open the outer layers.

Commonly seen in pairs and occasionally in mixed flocks.

Has a thick beak usually with two small teeth.





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