Order: Passeriformes | Family: Fringillidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Napo, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Napo, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. San Francisco, Colombia
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc.San Marin, Peru
Status: The Bronze-Green Euphonia is uncommon to rare in montane forests of the east slope of the Andes at elevations ranging between 1000-2200 m. It also occurs in Co, Ec, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Eufonia Bronce y Verde.
Sub-species: Bronze-green Euphonia (Euphonia mesochrysa media), (J. T. Zimmer), 1943. N & C Peru on E slope of Andes (Amazonas and Cajamarca) S to Cuzco (R Chanchamayo).
(Euphonia mesochrysa tavarae), Chapman, 1925. SE Peru (S from R Tavara) S on E slope of Andes to Bolivia (to Cochabamba and extreme W Santa Cruz).
Meaning of Name: Euphonia: Gr. eu= good and phōnē= voice. Euphōnia= goodness of voice, excellence of tone.
- 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.