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Blue-black Grosbeak

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Cyanocompsa cyanoides Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Cardinalidae Family
15 cm Length
Tropical rainforest & degraded former forest. Below 1,700 m. Range:- Central America:- Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua & Panama. South America:- Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname & Venezuela. Habitat
 2-3 eggs, Clutch
Seeds and grain. Food  
9595 - TSN: 559618 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Blue-black Grosbeak Nick Athanas Las Guacamayas, Chiapas Mexico XC31722 song. 

AKA:- Czech: biskoupek tmavomodrý, Papežík cernomodrý
Danish: Cyankernebider
German: Stahlbischof
English: Blue black Grosbeak, Blue-black Grosbeak
Spanish: Azulón Silvícola, Picogordo Negro, Picogrueso Negriazul, Picogrueso Negro, Picogrueso Negro Azulado, Piquigrueso Negriazulado, Realejo Negro
Spanish (Colombia): Azulón Silvícola
Spanish (Costa Rica): Picogrueso negro azulado
Spanish (Mexico): picogordo negro, Picogrueso Negro
Spanish (Nicaragua): Piquigrueso Negriazulado
Spanish (Venezuela): Picogordo Azul
Finnish: Hohtokardinaali
French: Évêque bleu-noir, Gros-bec bleu-noir, Grosbec bleu-noir, Pape ardoise, Passerin noirâtre
Hungarian: kék püspökpinty
Italian: Beccogrosso blu-nero, Beccogrosso neroblu
Japanese: kurorurinojiko
Japanese: クロルリノジコ
Latin: Cyanocompsa cyanoides, Cyanoloxia cyanoides, Passerina cyanoides
Dutch: Blauwrugbisschop
Norwegian: Blå biskop, Indigotykknebb
Polish: luszczyk stalowy, łuszczyk stalowy
Portuguese: azulão, azulão-da-Amazônia, Azulao-da-mata, azulão-da-mata
Portuguese (Brazil): azulão, Azulão-da-amazônia, azulão-da-mata
Russian: Чёрно-синий овсянковый кардинал
Slovak: Kardinál tmavomodrý, pápežík tmavomodrý
Swedish: Blåsvart biskop
Chinese: 蓝黑彩鹀


Cyanocompsa cyanoides
Cyanocompsa cyanoides caerulescens
Cyanocompsa cyanoides concreta
Cyanocompsa cyanoides cyanoides
Cyanocompsa cyanoides rothschildii
Cyanocompsa cyanoides toddi

  • Cyanocompsa cyanoides cyanoides: Cent. and e Panama to Colombia, nw Venezuela and w Ecuador
  • Cyanocompsa cyanoides concreta: Lowlands of se Mexico (Veracruz) to Guatemala and Honduras
  • Cyanocompsa cyanoides caerulescens: Nicaragua to Costa Rica and w Panama
  • Cyanocompsa cyanoides rothschildii: E Colombia to Venezuela, the Guianas, Amaz. Brazil and Bolivia

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