Green-chinned Euphonia (Euphonia chalybea) - HBW 16, p. 290
French: Organiste chalybée
Spanish: Eufonia Bronceada
Other common names: Green-throated Euphonia
Taxonomy: Tanagra chalybea Mikan, 1825, Ypanema, São Paulo, Brazil.
Recent molecular-genetic analysis indicates that genus belongs in family Fringillidae. Monotypic.
Distribution: SE Brazil (from Río de Janeiro S to C Rio Grande do Sul) and adjacent E Paraguay (Canindeyú S to Guairá and Itapuá) and NE Argentina (Misiones and Corrientes).
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A female singing from the top of a tree Locality Curitiba, Paraná State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 16 May 2005 7 years ago 32 sec 4.2
A male in a tree calling and then singing Locality Curitiba, Paraná State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 16 May 2005 7 years ago 36 sec 3.8
A male perched
Locality Intervales State Park, São Paulo State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Arthur Grosset 5 April 2004 4 years ago 3.8
Locality São Paulo State, Brazil
Samantha Klein 8 February 2013 10 weeks ago 3
Locality São Francisco de Paula, Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 26 November 2012 44 weeks ago 2.8