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Photo by Leif GBosque Unchog, Peru, September 2006
Photo by Leif G
Bosque Unchog, Peru, September 2006
Doliornis sclateri


[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

Endemic to the eastern slope of Andes of central Peru

[edit] Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species.[1]

In the past, members of Deliornis were included in genus Ampelion2.

[edit] Habitat

Moist montanes and high-altitude grassland.

[edit] Behaviour

The diet includes berries.

[edit] References

  1. Clements, JF. 2008. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2008. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
  2. Restall et al. 2006. Birds of Northern South America. Yale University Press. ISBN 9780300124156
  3. Wikipedia

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