Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Blue-black Grassquit
Blue-black Grassquit Volatinia jacarina
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) Mexico (Sonora, Sinaloa, w. Durango, Nayarit, Jalisco, Michoacan, Mexico, Morelos, Puebla, e. San Luis Potosi, s. Tamaulipas, and Yucatan Peninsula) s. through Central America to Panama including Coiba Is. and Pearl Is, Colombia, Venezuela including Margarita Is., Trinidad, and Tobago, Guyana, Surinam, and Guiana. S. Lesser Antilles on Grenada.
(2) E. and c. Brazil (Bahia (Chapada Diamanatina)), e. Ecuador, se. Peru, e. Bolivia, Paraguay, and n. Argentina.
(3) W. Ecuador, w. Peru and nw. Chile.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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