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Ultramarine Grosbeak

Male Ultramarine Grosbeak in Burgers Desert of Burgers Zoo in Arnhem, the Netherlands.

Mannetje Ultramarijnbisschop in Burgers Desert van Burgers Zoo in Arnhem, Nederland.)


The Ultramarine Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa brissonii, old Passerina brissonii) is a species of cardinal (bird) in the Cardinalidae family.

It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.


Info: Wikipedia

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Taken on July 28, 2008