French: Calliste superbe German: Vielfarbentangare Spanish: Tangara sietecolores
#R, Pernambuco, Brazil
Extreme E Brazil: Paraíba, Pernambuco and Alagoas.
13 cm. A brilliantly coloured and boldly patterned tanager, with bill relatively thick for the genus. Has narrow black ocular ring and line surrounding base of bill;... read more
In disputes or when excited, a high “ti-ti-ti-ti”, much like that of many congeners. No... read more
Humid floodplain-forest and upland forest, forest borders and older second-growth woodland in... read more
Food and feeding
Fruits and arthropods One stomach contained vegetable matter. Occurs in pairs and in small groups, often with mixed-species flocks, staying... read more
Breeding reported in Oct–Mar (austral spring and summer). Nests reported in forest middle storey, usually in large bromeliads, which... read more
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. Restricted-range species: present in Atlantic Slope of Alagoas and Pernambuco EBA. Uncommon to rare; declining within its very small global range. Confirmed sites... read more
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