Scarlet-breasted dacnis

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Scarlet-breasted dacnis
Male and female (above in background)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thraupidae
Genus: Dacnis
Species: D. berlepschi
Binomial name
Dacnis berlepschi
Hartert, 1900

The scarlet-breasted dacnis (Dacnis berlepschi) is a species of bird in the family Thraupidae. It is found in Colombia and Ecuador. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.