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Tangara fastuosa

Tangara fastuosa (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Passeri
Parvordo: Passerida
Superfamilia: Passeroidea
Familia: Thraupidae
Genus: Tangara
Species: Tangara fastuosa


Tangara fastuosa (Lesson, 1831)

Vernacular names
English: Seven-colored Tanager
Português: Pintor-verdadeiro


Centurie Zoologique p.184 pl.58

The Seven-coloured Tanager (Tangara fastuosa) is a vulnerable species of bird in the Thraupidae family. It is endemic to forests in north-eastern Brazil. It resembles the overall greener Green-headed Tanager; a species confusingly known as the Seven-coloured Tanager (saíra-sete-cores) in Portuguese.


* BirdLife International 2004. Tangara fastuosa. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 27 July 2007.

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