Order: Passeriformes | Famly: Thraupidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southeast Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. San Martin, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonia Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Eastern Colombia
Status: The Buff-throated Saltator is uncommon and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1700 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in the humid forest of extreme northwest Peru in Tumbes. The Buff-throated Saltator also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Saltador de Garganta Anteada.
Sub-species: Buff-throated Saltator (Saltator maximus maximus), (Statius Müller), 1776.
Meaning of Name: Saltator: L. saltator, saltatoris dancer, saltare= to dance. maximus: L. maximus greatest. super, magnus, great.
- 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.