Brown Tanager

About the Brown Tanager

The Brown Tanager is a small, striking bird endemic to Brazil. Its plumage is predominantly brown with subtle variations, giving it a sleek and elegant appearance. The underparts are typically lighter, and there is often a slight rufous tinge on the wings and tail.

These tanagers inhabit a variety of forested environments, from tropical lowland forests to subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. They are also adaptable to secondary growth forests and edge habitats.

Brown Tanagers are social birds, often seen in pairs or small groups, and mixing in with other species in foraging flocks. 

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