Order: Passeriformes | Family: Pipridae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Males | Loc. Amazonas, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Females | Loc. Eastern Andes, Colombia
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Eastern Andes, Colombia
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Eastern Andes, Colombia
Status: The Golden-winged Manakin is fairly common in the understory and midstory of humid montane forests of the northeast Andes at elevations ranging between 1200-2000 m. It also occurs in Co and Ec.
Name in Spanish: Saltarín de Ala Dorada.
Sub-species: Golden-winged Manakin (Masius chrysopterus peruvianus), Carriker, 1934.
Meaning of Name: Masius: In honor of Luigi Masi (b. 1814) Italian republican, secretary to Prince Bonaparte and tutor to his children. chrysopterus: Gr. khrusos= gold, golden and pteron= wing, winged.
- 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.