French: Piauhau à ailes grises German: Grauflügelkotinga Spanish: Cotinga aligrís
Serra dos Órgãos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro (Serra dos Órgãos, Serra do Tinguá, Serra das Araras and Nova Caledônia)#R, SE Brazil.
24 cm. Male has dull greyish face and upper throat; olive-green above, yellower on rump, darker and browner wings and tail, outer webs of remiges silvery grey; olive-yellow... read more
Male call a loud disyllabic whistle, emphasis on second syllable, “sooee-wheee”, c. 1... read more
Very humid elfin cloudforest with many bromeliads; mainly 1560–2105 m, occasionally... read more
Food and feeding
Recorded as feeding on berries, including small melastomes (Melastomataceae). No further information.
Female mist-netted in mid-Nov had well-developed brood patch. No other information available.
Probably wanders at least occasionally to levels well below high-altitude elfin forest; unique... read more
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. Restricted-range species: present in Atlantic Forest Mountains EBA. Original and only specimen, a female collected in 1942, originally identified as L. ater... read more
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