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Bosque de Sho'llet, Pasco, Peru, 20 January 2020
Rhynchocyclus fulvipectus



North-western South America: found in Andes of Colombia and extreme western Venezuela to western Bolivia


This is a monotypic species[1].


Montane forest, ususally in the understorey


Perches upright on a low perch and sallies for prey.


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2019. The eBird/Clements Checklist of Birds of the World: v2019. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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