Biodiversity - Red - headed Barbet

  • Name: Red - headed Barbet

  • Scientific name: Eubucco Bourcierii

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Ramphastidae

Status:  Common

Size:  15 cm.

Weight:  35 grams

Elevation:  can be found on the Pacific coast from 900 to 1,850 meters.

 

Prefers very humid forests, bushes and partially cleared boundary zones.

Feeds in both high and low altitudes.  Sometimes found among dense vines, hanging upside down.

Uses its beak and feet to open rolled leaves to feed on hiding insects and spiders.

Traps insects on leaves and the moss of branches.  Eats some fruits, including the berries of arrayan and ericacea, also guavas and bananas in feeders.

Solitary or in pairs, sometimes found in mixed species flocks.

 





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  • Scientific name: Cyanerpes cyaneus

  • Family: Thraupidae

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