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Hapaloptila castanea
Photo by steveblain
Tandayapa Bird Lodge, Ecuador, June 2005

Identification

Distribution

South America: found locally in the Andean foothills of western Colombia, Ecuador and north-western Peru.

Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species[1], the genus itself also being monotypic.

Habitat

Cloud forest.

Behaviour

References

  1. Clements, JF. 2009. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2009. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
  2. Avibase

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