Biodiversity - Scarlet-thighed Dacnis

  • Name: Scarlet-thighed Dacnis

  • Scientific name: Dacnis venusta

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Thraupidae

Status:  Common

Size:  12 cm

Weight:  16 grams

Elevation:  1,500 meters above sea level.

 

Frequents forested edges and isolated trees, sometimes on the canopy.  This species is not frequently seen the forest.

Generally moves in pairs or small groups.  Frequently found in mixed flocks.

Feeds on berries, compliments its diet with some insects that it traps in the foliage.

 





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