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Tangara gyrola (Bay-headed Tanager / Tángara cabecirroja) | by PriscillaBurcher
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Tangara gyrola (Bay-headed Tanager / Tángara cabecirroja)

La Ceja, Colombia; 2.300 meters above sea level.

 

The Bay-headed Tanager (Tangara gyrola) is a vibrantly-colored, tropical bird that occurs in Costa Rica, Panama, and in much of northern South America.

 

Tangara gyrola commonly occurs found in the canopy of humid forest. They also inhabit nearby clearings with scattered trees, semi-open areas, and tall second growth forests. Their diet mainly consists of fruits, but they frequently eat insects.

 

neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/...

 

 

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Taken on November 7, 2019