Biodiversity - Rose throated Becard

  • Name: Rose throated Becard

  • Scientific name: Pachyramphus aglaiae

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Incertae Sedis

Status:  Occasional

Size:  16.5 cm

Weight:  33 grams

Elevation:  up to 1,200 meters above sea level.

Can be seen alone or in pairs.

Feeds on insects caught in flight; compliments it's diet with small fruits.

The male is gray and the female is brown; both have the same markings.

Reproduces between April and June.

 



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In the Kitchen:

Use appropriate size pots and pans for your heating elements.

Whenever possible use a lid to retain heat.

Whenever possible use a pressure cooker, a slow electric cooker and electric coffee makers; these devices help to diminsh energy consumption.

Do not put hot or warm dishes into your refrigerator; in addition your refrigerator should be at least 5 cm from walls and never place a refigerator near a heat source such as an oven or stove.

Always try to purchase energy efficient appliances which are environmentally friendly.

 

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  • Name: American Swallow tailed Kite

  • Scientific name: Elanoides forficatus

  • Family: Accipridae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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