The crested ant tanager is a songbird species. Though it was formerly placed in the tanager family , it is not actually a tanager. Today it is assigned to the cardinal family .
It is endemic to Colombia, where it is found in the western slopes of the Cordillera Occidental. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.
Similar species: Passerines
Uploaded Feb 14, 2018. Captured Oct 19, 2017 11:19 in Apía-Tadó, Condoto, Chocó, Colombia.