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Tepui Brushfinch

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-{{incomplete}}+[[Image:20160206065425013.jpg|thumb|550px|right|Photo by {{user|andyadcock|Andy Adcock}}<br />La Escalera, [[Venezuela]], January 2016]]
-[[Image:Tepui_Brush-Finch.jpg|thumb|550px|right|Photo by {{user|megan+perkins|megan perkins}}<br>Location: Escalera, SE Venezuela]]+
;[[:Category:Atlapetes|Atlapetes]] personatus ;[[:Category:Atlapetes|Atlapetes]] personatus
==Identification== ==Identification==
 +18 cm (7 in)<br />
 +Male
 +*Cinnamon-rufous nape
 +*Olive upperparts
 +*Yellow underparts
==Distribution== ==Distribution==
-[[Brazil]], [[Guyana]], and [[Venezuela]]. +[[South America]]: found in [[Venezuela]], [[Guyana]] and [[Brazil]].
==Taxonomy== ==Taxonomy==
 +====Subspecies====
 +There are 6 subspecies<sup>[[#References|[1]]]</sup>:
 +
 +*''A. p. personatus'':
 +:*Tepuis of southern [[Venezuela]] (Mount Roraima and adjacent tepuis)
 +*''A. p. collaris'':
 +:*Tepuis of southern Venezuela (Auyan-tepui in south-eastern BolĂ­var)
 +*''A. p. duidae'':
 +:*Tepuis of southern Venezuela (Mount Duida in Amazonas)
 +*''A. p. parui'':
 +:*Tepuis of southern Venezuela (northern Amazonas)
 +*''A. p. paraquensis'':
 +:*Tepuis of southern Venezuela (Cerro Paraque and Cerro YavĂ­)
 +*''A. p. jugularis'':
 +:*Cerro de la Neblina (Venezuela/[[Brazil]] border in south-eastern Amazonas)
 +
==Habitat== ==Habitat==
-Moist montanes.+Shrubby borders and clearings. Understorey of wet forests in tepui.
==Behaviour== ==Behaviour==
 +====Diet====
 +There is not much published information. Their diet consists of arthropods and berries. they forage close to the ground constantly cocking the tail.
 +==References==
 +#{{Ref-Clements6thAug17}}#Avibase
 +#Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Mar 2018)
 +{{ref}}
==External Links== ==External Links==
{{GSearch|Atlapetes+personatus}} {{GSearch|Atlapetes+personatus}}

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Photo by Andy AdcockLa Escalera, Venezuela, January 2016
Photo by Andy Adcock
La Escalera, Venezuela, January 2016
Atlapetes personatus

Contents

Identification

18 cm (7 in)
Male

  • Cinnamon-rufous nape
  • Olive upperparts
  • Yellow underparts

Distribution

South America: found in Venezuela, Guyana and Brazil.

Taxonomy

Subspecies

There are 6 subspecies[1]:

  • A. p. personatus:
  • Tepuis of southern Venezuela (Mount Roraima and adjacent tepuis)
  • A. p. collaris:
  • Tepuis of southern Venezuela (Auyan-tepui in south-eastern BolĂ­var)
  • A. p. duidae:
  • Tepuis of southern Venezuela (Mount Duida in Amazonas)
  • A. p. parui:
  • Tepuis of southern Venezuela (northern Amazonas)
  • A. p. paraquensis:
  • Tepuis of southern Venezuela (Cerro Paraque and Cerro YavĂ­)
  • A. p. jugularis:
  • Cerro de la Neblina (Venezuela/Brazil border in south-eastern Amazonas)

Habitat

Shrubby borders and clearings. Understorey of wet forests in tepui.

Behaviour

Diet

There is not much published information. Their diet consists of arthropods and berries. they forage close to the ground constantly cocking the tail.

References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase
  3. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Mar 2018)

External Links

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