Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cotingas :: Chestnut-crested Cotinga

Chestnut-crested Cotinga Ampelion rufaxilla

Described by: Tschudi (1844)
Alternate common name(s): Chestnut-crowned Cotinga
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Manu Road, Peru - Jun, 2008 © Larry Sirvio  Manu Road, Peru - Jun, 2008 © Larry Sirvio 
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Nw. and w. South America;
Three populations;
(1) W. Colombia.
(2) E. Peru and wc. Bolivia.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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