- Euphonia chlorotica
Female, subspecies serrirostris
Photo © by Celso Paris
Sorocaba, Sao Paulo, SE Brazil
9â€“10 cm (3Â½-4 in)
- Yellow forecrown
- Bluish-black upper parts
- Bright yellow underparts
- Yellow forehead
- Greenish-yellow throat
South America: found in Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina.
There are 5 subspecies:
- Tropical Guianas to north-eastern Brazil
Mostly along forest borders, river edges and riverine islands.
Their diet consists mostly of mistletoe berries, and other small fruits.
Call: a high whistled piercing fee-wee.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2018. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2018. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Sept 2017)
- Google Books
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