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Alternate name
Tangara gyrola  Scientific name 
Passeriformes. Order
Thraupidae Family   
14 cm Length
Rain forest and swamp forest, up to 1,800 m, in:- Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, [Ecuador:- Wildsumaco,] French Guiana, , Guyana, , Panama, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago Venezuela, Habitat
2 white eggs with brown blotches are incubated by the female for 13 - 14 days, fledging about 2 weeks later. Clutch
Mainly fruit but also insects. Food
9356  World Number
Least Concern Status

view photos Photo August 6, 2007 by Pia's birdseye view all rights reserved

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(Tangara gyrola viridissima)
Nick Athanas XC7132
29-10-2005, Venezuela

Bay-headed Tanager - Tangara gyrola


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Cape May Photo by Nick Athanas all rights reserved Antpitta


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