|White-crowned Manakin Dixiphia
(aka Pipra pipra)
Brazilian name: Cabeça-branca
The White-crowned Manakin is distributed in from Costa Rica to Colombia and the Amazon Basin with a disjunct population in eastern Brazil. It is found in the undergrowth of forest usually about 3 to 6 metres off the ground.
|The male is all black with a
white crown and nape. The iris is red. The female has olive green
upperparts with a grey crown and greyish underparts. The iris is
Photos 3 to 5, taken at Porto Seguro, Bahia, are of the sub-species D. p. cephaleucos .
|There are recordings on xeno-canto, a distribution map from NatureServe and additional information available via Avibase.|
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