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Golden-hooded Tanager

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Photo by Stanley Jones La Cinchona, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica, March, 2006
Photo by Stanley Jones
La Cinchona, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica, March, 2006
Tangara larvata

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[edit] Identification

12 cm

[edit] Distribution

Central and South America
Central America: found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama and Netherlands Antilles
South America: occurs only in Colombia and Ecuador

[edit] Taxonomy

[edit] Subspecies

There are 4 subspecies[1]:

Photo by Momo   Tortuguero, Costa Rica, February 2005
Photo by Momo
Tortuguero, Costa Rica, February 2005
  • T. l. larvata:
  • T. l. centralis:
  • T. l. franciscae:
  • T. l. fanny:

[edit] Habitat

Rain Forest: forest edges and second growth areas; gardens; highland river borders; lowland forest and agriculture areas. Observed at heights around 1,524 m.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] Diet

Their diet consists of fruit and insects.

[edit] References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase
  3. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved May 2014)
  4. BF Member observations

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