Order: Passeriformes | Family: Thraupidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Iquitos, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Iquitos, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Southeast Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Southeast Peru
Status: The Silver-beaked Tanager is common and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1700 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Tangara de Pico Plateado.
Sub-species: Silver-beaked Tanager (Ramphocelus carbo carbo), (Pallas), 1764. SE Colombia, E Ecuador, E Peru (S to Ucayali), W & C Brazil (S to N Mato Grosso).
(Ramphocelus carbo connectens), Berlepsch and Stolzmann, 1896. SE Peru and adjacent NW Bolivia.
Meaning of Name: Ramphocelus: Gr. Rhamphos= bill and koilos= concave. carbo: L. carbo, carbonis= charcoal.
- 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.