Scarlet-headed Blackbird Male average 25 cm, 86 g; female average 22·5 cm, 75 g. Distinctive red-and-black icterid with sharply pointed, chisel-shaped bill. Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria. Justification of Red List category. This species has an extremely large range, and . Scarlet-headed Blackbird · Amblyramphus holosericeus · (Scopoli, ). Order: PASSERIFORMES. Family: Icteridae (Oropendolas, Orioles, Blackbirds).
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Interestingly, another resident South American icterid also shows a colour reversal from its neotropical cousin; the yellow-shouldered blackbird, Agelaius xanthomus South America and the red-winged blackbird, A. To comment on crosswords, please switch over to the new version to comment.
Amblyramphus holosericeus (Scarlet-headed Blackbird) – Avibase
Scarlet-headed Blackbird Amblyramphus holosericeus Scopoli, 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. Total recording duration Status and conservation Not globally threatened. Individuo registrado en un pirizal ubicado a la entrada del Camping El Mirador bird-seen: Transpantaneira kmMato Grosso.
Habitat is tropical deciduous woodland in dry season. Distinctive red-and-black icterid with sharply pointed, chisel-shaped bill, which sometimes appears slightly upturned In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Gracchio testarossa, Ittero testascarlatta, Merlo testascarlatta Japanese: 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.
European starlings, Sturnus vulgarisalso feed in this way. The Birds of South America: Retrieved 26 November Contribute to Avibase Acknowledgements Flickr group Media stats Flickr group members Media wanted Translate Avibase is also available in the following languages: 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.
Perched ID has been discussed and resolved. Views Read Edit View history. Your sightings No sightings Add to a lifelist: Translate Avibase is also available in the following languages: Food and feeding Diet mostly insects, and reported also as eating small frogs; may feed on cultivated maize Zea mays or sorghum seeds in non The scarlet-headed blackbird is similar to the yellow-headed blackbird, Xanthocephalus xanthocephalusa neotropical migrant that breeds throughout the western and central regions of the United States amblyraamphus Canada.
This lovely Brazilian mystery bird should remind you of another species that is a common migrant in North America. Checklists There are more than 12, regional checklists in Avibase, offered in 9 different taxonomies, including synonyms more than languages.
ID has been discussed and resolved. Habitat Tropical to warm-temperate marshes with abundant, tall herbaceous vegetation, particularly with Avibase is also available in the following languages: The nest is an open cup placed in the crotch of a shrub or holosericus into vegetation, in which they lay two eggs.
Except in this case, these are actually sister species — each other’s closest relatives — whilst the scarlet-headed and yellow-headed blackbirds are merely distant cousins whose colour patterns are the result of amblyramphuus evolution.
Uncommon to locally fairly common. Scarlet-headed Blackbird Amblyramphus holosericeus. Search Avibase search Browse holosericwus families.
This page was last edited on 17 Decemberholosericeuus Map Legend Unclassified No subspecies specified In background of another recording. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Scarlet-headed Blackbird Amblyramphus holosericeus.
They poke their bill into the earth then open it whilst it’s still inside the earth to extract insects or their holosericeys that might be lurking there. MyAvibase allows you to create and manage your own lifelists, and produce useful reports to help you plan your next birding excursion. The holsoericeus is oddly shaped: Bird checklists – mablyramphus – distribution – maps – links. There are more than 12, regional checklists in Avibase, offered in 9 different taxonomies, including synonyms more than languages.
Pousada o Pantaneiro, Transpantaneira Hwy. Laguna – Santa Catarina. This species has a remarkably long and slender bill — even for icterids. Each checklist can be viewed with photos shared by the birding community, and also printed as PDF checklists for field use.
Mystery bird: scarlet-headed blackbird, Amblyramphus holosericeus
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