Biodiversity - Dusky-capped Flycatcher

  • Name: Dusky-capped Flycatcher

  • Scientific name: Myiarchus tuberculifer

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Tyrannidae

Status:  Very Common

Size:  16.5 cm

Weight:  20 grams

Elevation:  up to 1,800 meters above sea level

 

Habitually solitary, can be found in pairs in December.

Feeds on insects trapped in flight or found in foliage.

Sometimes will descend to ground level in search of crickets and spiders.

Eats many berries and seeds.




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Chirripó National Park

This is an extraordinary attraction not only within the country, but in all of Central America
 

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This is the most common species of Tanager in the area; it is important to point out that there are two species, one on the Carribbean and one on the Pacific, where the males are the same and the females have different characteristics...
  • Name: Cherries´s Tanager

  • Scientific name: Ramphocelus costaricensis

  • Family: Thraupidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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Jesús Brenes

Coronado, San José Felicitaciones Macho por tan lindo lugar que ha costruido. Para uno que nació y se crió en ese lugar maravilloso, es muy grato ver este surgimiento. Saludos
 
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