Antagonistic behaviour between two groups.

Antagonistic behaviour between two groups.
Species: Grey-winged Trumpeter   Psophia crepitans
Subspecies: crepitans
Author: Pieter de Groot Boersma
Saturday, May 28, 2011
Added to IBC: 14 Oct 2011 - 18:46
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Altitude (m): 
267 meters


These birds are habituated to people. They come for the rice that the owner throws on the ground on a daily basis. Three groups attend this feast, so confrontations between these groups are frequent. This species is also easily found inside the forest, where they are shy.


Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1193558. Accessible at

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Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1193558. Video of Grey-winged Trumpeter Psophia crepitans at Brownsberg National Park, Suriname. Accessible at

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