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 Western Tanager (Piranga ludoviciana)




Western Tanager | Piranga ludoviciana photo
Western Tanager (Male), Cabin Lake Viewing Blinds, Deschutes National Forest, Near Fort Rock, Oregon

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Western Tanager | Piranga ludoviciana photo
Western Tanager (Female), Cabin Lake Viewing Blinds, Deschutes National Forest, Near Fort Rock, Oregon

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

WESTERN TANAGER FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Thraupidae
Genus:Piranga
Species:ludoviciana
Common Name:Western Tanager


Relatives in same Genus
  Flame-colored Tanager (P. bidentata)
  Hepatic Tanager (P. flava)
  Scarlet Tanager (P. olivacea)