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Tanagers (Thraupidae)

Black-chinned Mountain-tanager (Anisognathus notabilis) - HBW 16, p. 205

French: Tangara à menton noir German: Schwarzkinn-Bergtangare Spanish: Tangara Barbinegra

Taxonomy: Tanagra notabilis P. L. Sclater, 1855, eastern range of cordilleras north of Quito, Ecuador.
This species, A. somptuosus and A. flavinucha were formerly placed in a separate genus, Compsocoma. Monotypic.

Distribution: W Andes of Colombia (Pacific slope from headwaters of R San Juan, in Risaralda) S to W Ecuador (El Oro and W Loja).