Seven-colored Tanager Tangara fastuosa

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Allan Cabrero, Shannon E. Walsh, and Kevin J. Burns

Demography and Populations

The global population of Seven-colored Tanager is estimated to be around 3,500-15,000 individuals (BirdLife International 2015). Parker et al. (1996) categorize this species as "rare" relative to other Neotropical birds with a center of abundance in the "lower tropical zone". This species has an estimated generation time of 4.9 years (Birdlife International 2015). No information available on age at first breeding, life span, survivorship, parasitism, or population regulation for Seven-colored Tanager.

Recommended Citation

Cabrero, A., S. E. Walsh, and K. J. Burns (2015). Seven-colored Tanager (Tangara fastuosa), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.