Orange-throated Tanager

Scientific Name
Wetmorethraupis sterrhopteron
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Conservation Status
Vulnerable (VU)

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The Orange-throated Tanager (Wetmorethraupis sterrhopteron) is a threatened species of bird found very locally in humid forests around the Ecuador-Peru border. It is the only member of the genus Wetmorethraupis, named after the ornithologist Alexander Wetmore. It is closely related to another genus of tanagers, Bangsia.