SPECIES

Crimson-collared Tanager Ramphocelus sanguinolentus

Ragupathy Kannan, Anant Deshwal, Pooja Panwar, Steven Hilty, and Eduardo de Juana
Version: 2.0 — Published May 7, 2020

Priorities for Future Research

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Priorities for Future Research

Although it is widespread in Central America, many aspects of the biology of the Crimson-collared Tanager remain undescribed. Future research should primarily focus on molt, sexual behavior, and territoriality. Determining and describing subspecies of this species should also be done to further distinguish the bird and help settle the taxonomic confusion. Future studies can focus on age at first breeding, parental care, life span, survivorship, parasitism, and population regulation.

Recommended Citation

Kannan, R., A. Deshwal, P. Panwar, S. Hilty, and E. de Juana (2020). Crimson-collared Tanager (Ramphocelus sanguinolentus), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (T. S. Schulenberg, S. M. Billerman, and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.crctan1.02