Diademed Tanager

It is purple-blue with a white crown characterised by a small red patch, and it is found mostly in open areas in southern Brazil, northeast Argentina, and Uruguay.

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The Diademed Tanager is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

* Diademed Tanager, Agulhas Negras road, Itatiaia National Park, Brazil. Itatiaia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Mark Andrews 6 August 2006 48 weeks ago 3. More

For the purposes of our bird news services, Diademed Tanager is classed as Ungraded: species that are unlikely to appear as wild birds in Britain or Ireland hide section Most recent photos of Diademed Tanager (1) Monte Verde, Minas Gerais, Brazil Monte Verde, Minas Gerais, Brazil27/07/2009 Monte Verde, Minas Gerais, Brazil 27/07/2009 View all pictures of Diademed Tanager View all pictures of Diademed Tanager show section External Links (0) We currently have no More

The Diademed Tanager (Stephanophorus diadematus), is the only species of bird in the genus Stephanophorus. It is purple-blue with a white crown characterised by a small red patch, and it is found mostly in open areas in southern Brazil to northeast Argentina. More

rufous hornero pictureThe Diademed Tanager was a great surprise, because these birds in the past years have almost vanished from these islands, mainly due to trappers and a decay in fruit bearing trees like plums and peaches that make part of their diet. The Creamy-bellied Gnatcatcher did give me a very generous chance to look at it from a very short distance. More

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Order : Passeriformes
Family : Thraupidae
Genus : Stephanophorus
Species : diadematus
Authority : (Temminck, 1823)
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