Biodiversity - Olivaceous Piculet

  • Name: Olivaceous Piculet

  • Scientific name: Picumnus olivaceus

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Picidae

Status:  Common

Size:  9 cm

Weight:  11 grams

Elevation:  up to 1,400 meters above sea level.

 

Frequents open trees, bushes, farms and shaded gardens.

Generally found in the lower levels of the forest.

Climbs thin branches in shearch of ants, termites and larvas.

 

 

 





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  • Scientific name: Vireo carmioli

  • Family: Vireonidae

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Elisa Naranjo

Heredia Hace 15 años conocí este lugar y quede enamorada. Realmente es un paraíso. Recuerdo con mucho cariño a la Familia Elizondo. Espero volver antes que termine el año, esta vez con mis hijas. Les envío un gran abrazo.
 
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