Scaled fruiteater

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Scaled fruiteater
Scaled Fruiteater.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cotingidae
Genus: Ampelioides
Verreaux, 1867
Species: A. tschudii
Binomial name
Ampelioides tschudii
(Gray, 1846)

The scaled fruiteater (Ampelioides tschudii) is a species of bird in the family Cotingidae. It is the only member of the genus Ampelioides.[2]

It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela, where its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.[1]