Black-bellied Tanager Ramphocelus melanogaster

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Josh Wauer, Erik R. Funk, Casey H. Richart, and Kevin J. Burns
Sections

Behavior

Behavior

Black-bellied Tanagers typically travel in small groups of 6-8 individuals (Isler and Isler 1987). No other behavior has been recorded.

Territoriality

There is no information on territoriality in Black-bellied Tanager, or on the extent of its home range.

Sexual Behavior

Undescribed; Black-bellied Tanager probably is at least socially monogamous.

Social and interspecific behavior

Black-bellied Tanagers typically travel in small groups of 6-8 individuals (Isler and Isler 1987).

Predation

No reports of predation on Black-bellied Tanager?

Recommended Citation

Wauer, J., E. R. Funk, C. H. Richart, and K. J. Burns (2017). Black-bellied Tanager (Ramphocelus melanogaster), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.bkbtan1.01