Paradise Tanager

Tangara chilensis

Body Length:5"–6"
Weight:0.5–0.75 oz
Geographic Distribution:South America
Habitat:Humid tropical and subtropical rainforests
Wild Diet:Insects and fruit
Status in the Wild:Least Concern
Location:Reptiles and Birds

Paradise tanagers are brightly colored medium-sized song birds. They sport lime green heads, two tone blue chest, black upper body, and red or yellow rumps.

In South America, the paradise tanager is called "siete colores" after its seven hues, including shades of green yellow, red and black.