Turquoise Dacnis-Tanager

The Turquoise Dacnis is a species of bird in the Thraupidae family. It is endemic to Colombia. It is a rather distinct species of dacnis, formerly separated in the monotypic genus Pseudodacnis.

The Turquoise Dacnis-Tanager is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

Turquoise Dacnis-Tanager Pseudodacnis hartlaubi = Described by: Sclater (1855) Alternate common name(s): Turquoise Dacnis-tanager, Turquoise Dacnis, Pseudodacnis Old scientific name(s): Dacnis hartlaubi Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range W. Colombia. More

Wrens and Turquoise Dacnis-Tanager in Tena File Download Size Final Report.doc 653.5 KB © 2009 The Rufford Small Grants Foundation. Website by Wide Media. More

Turquoise Dacnis-Tanager in Tena This project aims to contribute conservation of Globally Threatened Species of birds, occurring on the territory of Tena. To create safe conditions for valuable sites for breeding and monitoring and optimising the relations of local communities with threatened species and their habitats. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Thraupidae
Genus : Dacnis
Species : hartlaubi
Authority : (Sclater, 1855)