According to Pinto and Camargo 1961, the local subspecies is N. p. caerulea, distributed in eastern and central Brazil. However, Hellmayr 1936 assigned the northeastern populations to the nominate race N. p. pileata, with a range from Venezuela to Bahia. RPPN Mãe-da-lua.
Synonyms: Tanagra pileata BODDAERT 1783;
Figure 2. Again, a female Hooded Tanager on the same tree. Possibly the same individual as in fig. 1.To top of page
Figure 3. Male Nemosia pileata.To top of page