Yellow-thighed Finch (Pselliophorus tibialis) - HBW 16, p. 581
French: Tohi à cuisses jaunes
Spanish: Cerquero Musliamarillo
Other common names: Yellow-thighed Sparrow/Sparrow-finch
Taxonomy: Tachyphonus tibialis Lawrence, 1864, San José, Costa Rica.
Genus sometimes subsumed in Atlapetes. Sometimes considered conspecific with P. luteoviridis. Monotypic.
Distribution: Mountains of Costa Rica (S from Cordillera de Tilarán) and extreme SW Panama (W Chiriquí).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird at a feeder, then in its natural habitat Locality Chiriquí Highlands, Chiriquí Province, Panama (Monotypic species)
Robert Schaefer 3 January 2012 1 year ago 23 sec 4.3
Bird feeding on lawn Locality Bosque de Paz, Bajos del Toro, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica
Desmond Allen 12 February 2011 1 year ago 26 sec 4.2
A bird on the ground, displaying and calling Locality Chiriquí Highlands, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica (Monotypic species)
Peter Nash 14 March 2002 7 years ago 20 sec 4
An adult mandibulating a berry, scratching, and hopping in underbrush. Locality San Gerardo de Dota, San José Province, Costa Rica (Monotypic species)
Richard Garrigues 16 March 2010 2 years ago 19 sec 3.9
perched, showing yellow thighs
Locality Sendero Los Quetzales, Volcan Baru National Park, Chiriquí Province, Panama
ben lascelles 13 July 2008 3 years ago 4
Locality Miriam's Quetzals, San Gerardo de Dota, San José Province, Costa Rica
Róger Rodríguez 17 February 2013 15 weeks ago 3.6
Individual at feeder.
Locality Sarapiquí, Heredia Province, Costa Rica
Miriam Bauman 4 February 2011 2 years ago 3.4
In the dark
Locality Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve, Monteverde, Costa Rica
Guy Poisson 3 January 2008 2 years ago 3
Individual perched on a branch.
Locality Savegre Mountain Hotel, San Gerardo de Dota, San José Province, Costa Rica
Miriam Bauman 2 February 2011 2 years ago 2.8
Excellent view of the feature that give this bird its name.
Locality Cerro de la Muerte, San José Province, Costa Rica
Miriam Bauman 2 February 2011 2 years ago 2.4
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