Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Saltators, Cardinals and Allies :: Slate-colored Grosbeak

Slate-colored Grosbeak Saltator grossus

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): White-throated Grosbeak, Slaty Grosbeak, Slate-coloured Grosbeak
Old scientific name(s): Pitylus grossus, Pitylus grossus


Semaphore Hill Road, Soberania National Park, Panama - Jan 23, 2004 © Glen Tepke  Serra de Carajás, Pará, Brazil - Oct, 2005 © Arthur Grosset 
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(1) Caribbean slope of ne. Honduras, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica, both slopes of Panama, w. Colombia, and w. Ecuador.
(2) C. and se. Colombia, s. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Amazonian Brazil, e. Ecuador, e. Peru and n. Bolivia (La Paz and ne. Santa Cruz).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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