Elegant euphonia

The elegant or blue-hooded euphonia (Euphonia elegantissima) is a species of bird in the family Fringillidae. It is found in Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama.

Elegant euphonia
Euphonia elegantissima.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Fringillidae
Subfamily: Euphoniinae
Genus: Euphonia
Species:
E. elegantissima
Binomial name
Euphonia elegantissima
(Bonaparte, 1838)

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forest and heavily degraded former forest.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Euphonia elegantissima". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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