Yellow-crested Tanager (Tachyphonus rufiventer) - HBW 16, p. 178
French: Tangara à crête jaune
Spanish: Tangara Crestiamarilla
Taxonomy: Tanagra rufiventer Spix, 1825, São Paulo de Olivença, River Solimões, Brazil.
Genetic data indicate that this species is sister to T. cristatus and that T. luctuosus is sister to both of these. Monotypic.
Distribution: E Peru (S of R Marañón and R Amazon) and adjacent W Brazil (SW Amazonas and W Acre) S to NW Bolivia (La Paz).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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Male atop leafy branch
Locality Tarapoto Tunnel, Tarapoto, San Martín Department, Peru (Monotypic species)
RLewis0727 5 January 2012 1 year ago 4
Locality Madidi National Park, La Paz Department, Bolivia
Samantha Klein 4 December 2014 30 weeks ago 3.7
One adult bird (Cerro Escalera).
Locality San Martín Department, Peru
Carlos Gussoni 19 June 2013 4 weeks ago 2.7
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