Multicolored Tanager

Started Aug 6, 2014 | Photos
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Pitter2 New Member • Posts: 22
Multicolored Tanager

This a male and endemic to Colombia. It really is multicolored with about seven different colors.

Multicolored Tanager male

This the female. She's not exactly dull either. They love bananas.

Multicolored Tanager female

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olmail Senior Member • Posts: 1,425
Re: Multicolored Tanager

that's a wow! bird. excellent captures

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NikonNature Senior Member • Posts: 1,584
Re: Multicolored Tanager

Wow, beautiful bird. Whatever you call the opposite of camouflage, this is it. Nice shooting too.

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1elementin7groups Senior Member • Posts: 1,208
Re: Multicolored Tanager

Mighty fine bird and photography. However, I have studied your two images and cannot see a difference; am I missing something? How do you tell the male from the female?  They look too similar.


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Phil_MI Contributing Member • Posts: 962
Re: Multicolored Tanager

Nice captures of the colorful Tanager.


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Pitter2 OP New Member • Posts: 22
Re: Multicolored Tanager

My other shot of the male didn't show his deep navy blue chest.

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