Blue-billed Curassow · Crax alberti · Fraser, 26 foreground recordings and 0 background recordings of Crax alberti. Total recording duration Learn more about the Blue-billed curassow – with amazing Blue-billed curassow photos and facts on Arkive. BirdLife International () Species factsheet: Crax alberti. Downloaded from on 29/12/ Recommended citation for factsheets for.
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Curassow reserve is a model of local-meets-global conservation April, http: Additionally, this species is prized by hunters, and is particularly vulnerable during the breeding season because of the conspicuous vocalisations performed by the males, making them easy to locate.
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ADW doesn’t cover all species in the world, nor does it include all the latest scientific information about organisms we describe. Implementing Urgent Conservation Actions April, http: Avibase checklists Search Avibase search Browse by families Contribute There are a few ways by which you can help the development of this page, such as joining the Flickr group for photos or providing translations of the site in addition languages. Bilateria bilaterally symmetrical animals. Glossary Cere In birds, an area of skin at the base of the upper mandible surrounding the nostrils.
Blue-billed curassow habitat The blue-billed curassow inhabits humid tropical forests in lowlands, foothills and lower mountain slopes, up to 1, m above sea level, but more commonly below m 5. AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival. Bibliography Only subscribers are able to see the bibliography. Fraser’s publication of this name in Athenaeum no.
Monogamy Mating with a single partner.
Sadly, loss and fragmentation of habitat only serves to facilitate easier access to the bird for poachers 2. There are a few ways by which you can help the development of this page, such as joining the Flickr group for photos or providing translations of the site in addition languages.
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Year-round Migration Breeding Non-Breeding. Search Avibase search Browse by families. Each checklist can be viewed with photos shared by the birding community, and also printed as PDF checklists for field use. While ADW staff and drax provide references to books and websites that we believe crrax reputable, we cannot necessarily endorse the contents of references beyond our control. Cracidae Monotypic Authors needed Endemic A species or taxonomic alerti that is only found in one particular country or geographic area.
Only curassow with blue cere and wattles; male lacks knob on bill, having at most slight swelling. Checklists There are more than 12, regional checklists in Avibase, offered in 9 different taxonomies, including synonyms more than languages. Crax alberti, Crax alberti alberti, Crax annulata Lithuanian: In contrast, females are also black but have black-and-white crest feathers, fine white barring over the wings and tail and in the barred morph also on the breast and akbertia rufous lower belly and undertail, and a bluish base to the albeti.
The Blue-billed Curassow is endemic to northern Colombia, where its populations are now highly fragmented and usually tiny, although an active conservation program is attempting to redress this.
Breeding in captivity has been successful in collections elsewhere 5however, and certainly provides a viable method of conserving this critically endangered species, with the hope that such birds can someday be released back into their newly protected habitat in the wild.
Voice Males boom from the ground, each song phrase being a 4—5-syllable series of deep notes Share alebrti Facebook Tweet Send email.
The blue-billed curassow is the most threatened cracid species in the world and amongst the most endangered of all birds 4. There’s a role for everyone!
The blue-billed curassow feeds mainly on the ground 5consuming fruit, shoots, invertebrates and perhaps even carrion 2. PZS Pt18 no. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Avibase has cras visited , times since 24 June