Brown-flanked Tanager

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland and heavily degraded former forest.

The Brown-flanked Tanager is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Brown-flanked Tanager (Thlypopsis pectoralis) is a species of bird in the Thraupidae family. It is endemic to Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland and heavily degraded former forest. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Thlypopsis pectoralis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 27 July 2007. Stub icon This article about a tanager is a stub. More

Brown-flanked Tanager Thlypopsis pectoralis = Described by: Taczanowski (1884) Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range C. Peru; Huanuco and Junin. More

Brown-flanked Tanager Thlypopsis pectoralis 2009 IUCN Red List Category (as evaluated by BirdLife International - the official Red List Authority for birds for IUCN): Least Concern Justification Although this species may have a small range, it is not believed to approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of Occurrence 30% decline over ten years or three generations). More

Nightjar, Brown-flanked Tanager (dry side) and a selection of high altitude species. To get here drive east from Huanuco along the Central Highway. Turn left and cross a bridge near a toll booth and ask for directions to Cochabamba 24 kms up in the mountains. Here you have to ask for permission a pay a entrance fee (20$ per person). The road ends 8 kms further up and you can camp here. Continue walking the track over the grassy bog and bird the patches of forest. More

Brown-flanked Tanager and then continue to Junin lake, via a stop at the Polylepis forests at Quichas. Night in Junin. Hotel basic, does have hot water showers, but very cold at night. Day 8. Junin Grebe early AM and continue via Ticlio and Milloc Bog for White-bellied Cinclodes, Diademed Plover, Rufous-bellied and Gray-breasted Seedsnipes and Black-breasted Hillstar; and to the Polylepis forest in Santa Eulalia valley to look for White-cheeked Cotinga, Black-breasted Hillstar. More

* Brown-flanked Tanager Thlypopsis pectoralis Endemic Possibly seen * Golden-backed Mountain-Tanager Buthraupis aureodorsalis Endemic Vulnerable * Lacrimose Mountain-Tanager Anisognathus lacrymosus * Scarlet-bellied Mountain-Tanager Anisognathus igniventris * Golden-collared Tanager Iridosornis jelskii * Yellow-scarfed Tanager Iridosornis reinhardti Endemic * Pardusco Nephelornis oneilli Endemic * White-browed Hemispingus Hemispingus auricularis Endemic More

Brown-flanked Tanager Thlypopsis pectoralis Orange-headed Tanager Thlypopsis sordida Buff-bellied Tanager Thlypopsis inornata Rust-and-yellow Tanager Thlypopsis ruficeps Chestnut-headed Tanager Pyrrhocoma ruficeps White-rumped Tanager Cypsnagra hirundinacea Pardusco Nephelornis oneilli Black-goggled Tanager Trichothraupis melanops Grey-headed Tanager Eucometis penicillata Flame-crested Tanager Tachyphonus cristatus Yellow-crested Tanager Tachyphonus rufiventer Fulvous-crested Tanager Tachyphonus surinamus White-shouldered Tanager Tachyphonus luctuosus Tawny-crested Tanager Tachyphonus delatrii More

* 0 8 50 Brown-flanked Tanager (Thlypopsis pectoralis) * 2 1 1 8 51 Orange-headed Tanager (Thlypopsis sordida) * 0 8 52 Buff-bellied Tanager (Thlypopsis inornata) * 3 1 2 8 53 Rust-and-yellow Tanager (Thlypopsis ruficeps) * 14 1 3 10 8 54 Guira Tanager (Hemithraupis guira) * 4 1 3 8 55 Rufous-headed Tanager (Hemithraupis ruficapilla) * 6 1 5 8 56 Yellow-backed Tanager (Hemithraupis flavicollis) More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Thraupidae
Genus : Thlypopsis
Species : pectoralis
Authority : (Taczanowski, 1884)