antpitta


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antpitta

(ˈæntˌpɪtə)
n
a South American bird that feeds on ants
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Los otros nuevos registros destacables son: el White-bellied Antpitta Grallaria hypoleuca y el Chestnut-bellied Thrush Turdus fulviventris (Fig.
A New Species of Antpitta (Grallariidae: Grallaria) from the Northern Sector of the Western Andes of Colombia.
Prys-Jones, "A new subspecies of Brownbanded Antpitta Grallaria milleri from Antioquia, Colombia," Bulletin of the British Ornithologist Club, vol.
Ecuador has some of the rarest and most spectacular birds on the planet: the sword-billed hummingbird, long-wattled umbrellabird and jocotoco antpitta, to name just a few.
. There is a species of bird, Antpitta avis canis Ridgley, that barks like a dog.