“Typical”; Tanager Species: Genus Thraupis and Genus Tangara

“Typical” colourful Tanagers – Genus Thraupis and Genus Tangara

  • Range: Occurs naturally in Central and South America.
  • Species: Combined about 60 species – amongst them the most spectacular birds of the world.

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Listing of Species

Genus Thraupis

Palm Tanager, Thraupis palmarum

Genus Tangara

From top to bottom - blue-grey tanager, yellow oriole and palm tanager
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Gordon Ramel

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