Black-headed berryeater

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Black-headed berryeater
Carpornis melanocephala.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cotingidae
Genus: Carpornis
Species: C. melanocephala
Binomial name
Carpornis melanocephala
(Wied, 1820)

The black-headed berryeater (Carpornis melanocephala) is a species of bird in the family Cotingidae. It is endemic to Brazil.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Identification[edit]

Green and yellow with red iris, bodies are mostly black and olive. They have short dark bills.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Carpornis melanocephala". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/speciesfactsheet.php?id=4470

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