Yellow-green Grosbeak Caryothraustes canadensis

Brazilian name: Furriel
Yellow-green Grosbeak, Mata de Balbina, Bandeira, Minas Gerais, Brazil, October 2008 - click for larger image Mata de Balbina, Bandeira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
October 2008

The Yellow-green Grosbeak is distributed In the northern Amazon Basin from Colombia and Venezuela to Brazil and from the mouth of the Amazon  to north-east and eastern Brazil.

It is found in humid forest usually from middle levels to the canopy.

Upperparts are yellow-olive while underparts are bright yellow and it has a conspicuous black mask. The bill is heavy and pale at the base.

There are recordings on xeno-canto, a distribution map from NatureServe and additional information available via Avibase. There is also a page on Wikiaves.

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