Biodiversity - Sooty Robin

  • Name: Sooty Robin

  • Scientific name: Turdus nigrescens

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Turdidae

Status:  Common.

Size:  26 cm.

Weight:  96 grams.

Elevation:  Common above 2,400 meters over sea level.

 

Forrages for insects and spiders on the ground.  Makes short hops and uses its beak to search in the grass and under leaves and small branches.

Makes elevational migrations and descends to 2,100 meters above sea level.

Is commonly seen on the way to Chirripó and in the high mountains of the area.

This species is endemic to Costa Rica and western Panama.





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  • Scientific name: Anthurium salvinii

  • Family: Araceae

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