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Blue black grassquit - male, Uraba, Colombia Vocalization for the interested (video not by me):<br />
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  1. Love the jumping behavior! Posted 4 years ago

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The blue-black grassquit is a small bird in the tanager family, Thraupidae. It was previously classified in the bunting and American sparrow family, Emberizidae. It breeds from southern Mexico through Central America, and South America as far as northern Chile, Argentina and Paraguay, and on Trinidad and Tobago. It is the only member of the genus ''Volatinia''.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded May 17, 2018. Captured Oct 29, 2017 10:46.
  • NIKON D810
  • f/8.0
  • 1/500s
  • ISO1250
  • 550mm