Order: Passeriformes | Family: Cardinalidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Panama
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Guatemala
Status: The Blue Seedeater is rare in the humid montane forest in Piura and Cajamarca on the west slope of the Andes at elevations ranging between 1300-2000 m. It also occurs in humid forest in Tumbes. The Blue-seedeater also occurs in Co and Ec.
Name in Spanish: Semillero Azul.
Sub-species: Blue Seedeater (Amaurospiza concolor aequatorialis), Sharpe, 1888.
Meaning of Name: Amaurospiza: Gr. Amauros= dark and spiza= finch. concolor: L. concolor, concoloris= of the same color.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 03/01/2016.