Alternative names: Pirre Bush Tanager; Mount Pirre Bush Tanager, Mount Pirrie Bush Tanager
- Chlorospingus inornatus
15cm. The only Bush Tanager in its small range.
- Dark grey crown and side of head to below eye
- Olive-green upperparts contrasting with grey on head
- Dusky flight-feathers, outer feathers edged dark green, mostly olive tertials
- Dull yellowish-white throat, becoming darker olive-yellow on breast, sides and flanks
- Clear yellow centre of lower breast, belly and undertail-coverts
- Whitish to pale orange-yellow eye
- Black bill
Sexes similar, juveniles undescribed.
Often seen in groups of 3 to 6 birds, also in mixed-species flocks.
Feeds on fruits and small arthropods.
Forages in middle to upper levels of trees and bushes, often in canopy of montane forest.
No information. Probably a resident species.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, S. M. Billerman, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2022. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2022. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Gill, F, D Donsker, and P Rasmussen (Eds). 2023. IOC World Bird List (v 13.2). Doi 10.14344/IOC.ML.13.2. http://www.worldbirdnames.org/
- Del Hoyo, J, A Elliott, and D Christie, eds. 2011. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 16: Tanagers to New World Blackbirds. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8496553781
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2023) Pirre Chlorospingus. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 9 December 2023 from https://www.birdforum.net/opus/Pirre_Chlorospingus
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