Order: Passeriformes | Family: Fringillidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Orellana, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Madre de Dios, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Male & Female | Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Male & Female| Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Status: The Golden-bellied Euphonia is uncommon and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1200 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Eufonia de Vientre Dorado.
Sub-species: Golden-bellied Euphonia (Euphonia chrysopasta chrysopasta), P. L. Sclater and Salvin, 1869.
Meaning of Name: Euphonia: Gr. eu= good and phōnē= voice. Euphōnia= goodness of voice, excellence of tone. chrysopasta: Gr. Khrusos=gold and passō= to sprinkle. Khrusopastos= shot with gold, of golden tissue.
- 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.