Saffron-crowned tanager

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Saffron-crowned tanager
Saffron-crowned Tanager (Tangara xanthocephala).jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thraupidae
Genus: Tangara
Species: T. xanthocephala
Binomial name
Tangara xanthocephala
(Tschudi, 1844)

The saffron-crowned tanager (Tangara xanthocephala) is a species of bird in the family Thraupidae. It is found in the northern Andes of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and heavily degraded former forest.