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THE BIRDS OF PÁRAMO DE FRONTINO, WESTERN ANDES OF COLOMBIA Aves del Páramo de Frontino, Cordillera Occidental de Colombia

  title={THE BIRDS OF P{\'A}RAMO DE FRONTINO, WESTERN ANDES OF COLOMBIA Aves del P{\'a}ramo de Frontino, Cordillera Occidental de Colombia},
  author={N. Krabbe and P. Florez and G. Su{\'a}rez and Jose Fernando Castano and Fundaci{\'o}n ProAves and J. D. Arango and A. Duque},
  • N. Krabbe, P. Florez, +4 authors A. Duque
  • Published 2006
  • Geography
  • We conducted an ornithological survey of Paramo de Frontino, the largest paramo in the Western Andes of Colombia and rarely visited by ornithologists. Here we present the fi rst records from this cordillera of Geranoaetus melanoleucus, Hapalopsittaca amazonina, Lurocalis rufi ventris, Grallaria alleni, Myornis senilis, and Notiochelidon fl avipes, as well as Uropsalis segmentata, Acestrura mulsant, and Leptopogon rufi pectus. The latter three had been previously recorded from southern Antioquia… CONTINUE READING
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