Blue-and-black Tanager Tangara vassorii

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
  • Authors: Annabelle Bernabe and Kevin J. Burns

Demography and Populations

This species is considered "fairly common" relative to other Neotropical birds, with its center of abundance in the upper montane elevational zone (Parker et al. 1996). There is no information related to topics such as age at first breeding, life span and survivorship, dispersal, or population regulation.

Recommended Citation

Bernabe, A. and K. J. Burns (2011). Blue-and-black Tanager (Tangara vassorii), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.