Chusquea tapaculo

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montanes.

The Chusquea tapaculo is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Chusquea Tapaculo (Scytalopus parkeri) is a species of bird in the Rhinocryptidae family. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montanes. References - * BirdLife International 2006. Scytalopus parkeri. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 27 July 2007. Stub icon This Rhinocryptidae-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. More

The nest of Chusquea Tapaculo has only recently been described and is a domed mossy nest built inside a natural earthen cavity. Complete clutches are comprised of two white eggs. Both adults participate in all aspects of building the nest and caring for the brood. * Identification Recommended Citation Greeney, H. F. and N. Krabbe 2010 .Chusquea Tapaculo (Scytalopus parkeri), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). More

The Chusquea Tapaculo is a medium-sized, long-winged tapaculo with a brown tail and brown, more or less dark-barred flanks, and occurs from southern Ecuador to northernmost Peru. Its exact northern limit has not been identified, but somewhere in Ecuador's Azuay and Morona-Santiago provinces the species is replaced by the closely related Spillmann's Tapaculo (S. spillmanni). Chusquea Tapaculo haunts dense patches of Chusquea bamboo and adjacent humid forest undergrowth at 2250-3350 m. More

Chusquea Tapaculo and, depending on the time of year, we will hear the Ocellated Tapaculo and with a bit of luck see it. Further along the trail at slightly higher elevations, we will look for the Neblina Metaltail, Masked-mountain Tanager and Plush-capped Finch. Once on the Paramo, the high grasslands, you may see the Pale-footed Swallow and others such as the Many-striped Canastero. Dinner and night in Loja. Day 2. More

Chusquea Tapaculo end of song, nv Scytalopus parkeri (0:09) Niels Krabbe XC32914 8-06-1984, Ecuador Chusquea Tapaculo song, pb Scytalopus parkeri (0:11) Niels Krabbe XC32915 8-06-1984, Ecuador Chusquea Tapaculo male song, pb Scytalopus parkeri (0:25) Niels Krabbe XC32917 09-06-1984, Ecuador page 1 2 next -> © 2005-2010 More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Rhinocryptidae
Genus : Scytalopus
Species : parkeri
Authority : Krabbe & Schulenberg, 1997