French: Araçari marqué German: Schriftarassari Spanish: Arasarí marcado
Guyana; error = Pará, Brazil
NC Brazil S of Amazon (from R Madeira E to Maranhão, NW Piauí), S to N Bolivia, SW Mato Grosso (in upper R Paraguay drainage) and upper R Tocantins; also E Brazil in Pernambuco and E Alagoas.
33–40 cm; 95–140 g. Green and yellow, with red rump, unusual bill marks. Male with black head; bill with yellow basal line, oval yellow patch with black script-... read more
Less vocal than other, larger araçaris. Common call a fast series of “kik” or... read more
Primary lowland forest, including seasonally flooded várzea, forested islands,... read more
Food and feeding
Dietary habits of present species not as well known as those of formerly conspecific P. inscriptus. Presumably mainly fruits and... read more
Data from specimens indicate season as Aug–Mar. Displays, nest, eggs and other aspects all undescribed in detail. Known to enter tree... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. This species’ diverse use of habitats suggests adaptability. Possibly some threats locally, as in case of isolated NE Brazilian population of... read more
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