Scarlet-bellied Mountain-tanager, Anisognathus igniventris, mountain-tanager, tanager, bird, colombia

Scarlet-bellied Mountain-tanager (Anisognathus igniventris)

The tanagers are a wonderful family of neotropical birds and, within that family, I think that the mountain-tanagers are especially beautiful. I took this photo of a Scarlet-bellied Mountain-tanager (Anisognathus igniventris) in Chingaza National Park, high in the eastern Cordillera of the Andes outside of Bogota, Colombia.

2 responses »

  1. laura lecce says:

    Wow, I love this one, what an intense color this beautiful bird is!

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