Order
Passeriformes
Family
Thraupidae
Genus
Nephelornis
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Pardusco Nephelornis oneilli

  • LC Least Concern
  • Names (8)
Angelo P. Capparella and Christopher C. Witt
Version: 1.0 — Published July 20, 2009

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A small, brown tanager that was unknown to science until 1973 (Lowery and Tallman 1976). The Pardusco is restricted to a narrow band of wet elfin forest associated with the treeline ecotone in the high Andes of central Peru.

Distribution of the Pardusco
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Distribution of the Pardusco

Recommended Citation

Capparella, A. P. and C. C. Witt (2009). Pardusco (Nephelornis oneilli), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.pardus2.01