Scarlet-headed Blackbird Male average 25 cm, 86 g; female average 22·5 cm, 75 g. Distinctive red-and-black icterid with sharply pointed, chisel-shaped bill. Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria. Justification of Red List category. This species has an extremely large range, and . Scarlet-headed Blackbird · Amblyramphus holosericeus · (Scopoli, ). Order: PASSERIFORMES. Family: Icteridae (Oropendolas, Orioles, Blackbirds).

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The scarlet-headed blackbird Amblyramphus holosericeus is an icterid found in the South American wetlands. Score for song [also] [sono]. Wind noise filtered below Hz. This feeding behaviour is known as “gaping”. Habitat Tropical to warm-temperate marshes with abundant, tall herbaceous vegetation, particularly with Amblyramphus holosericeus Scopoli Turn autoplay off Turn autoplay on. Only subscribers are able to see the bibliography. Status and conservation Not globally threatened.

Pantanal Wildlife Center, MT. Adulto llamando a un grupo de 4 juveniles e inmaduros, que levantaron vuelo por la presencia de un perro. The nest is an open cup placed in the crotch of a shrub or woven into vegetation, in which they lay two eggs. Map Legend Unclassified No subspecies specified In background of another recording.

Scarlet-headed blackbird – Wikipedia

Here’s a video that shows a male scarlet-headed blackbird “gaping” Vogelpark Walsrode Germany; April — be forewarned: They eat mainly fruit, supplementing it with seeds and invertebrates, especially insects. Avibase has been visited , times since 24 June Second call types from a holosericus seen in emergent marsh vegetation 40 m away from the first. Apparently monogamous and strongly territorial External sites may use a different taxonomy than Xeno-canto. Holksericeus other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.


Scarlet-headed blackbird in the PantanalBrazil Conservation status.

San Miguel Marsh, Jujuy. Distinctive red-and-black icterid with sharply pointed, chisel-shaped bill, which sometimes appears slightly upturned You must be logged in to view your sighting details. Males sing to attract females, although their song is not very musical in quality, typical for icterids.

Gracchio testarossa, Ittero testascarlatta, Merlo testascarlatta Japanese: The bill is oddly shaped: If you have bird images, video or mp3 files that you’d like to share with a large and mostly appreciative international audience here at The Guardianfeel free to contact me to learn more. This species has a remarkably long and slender bill — even for icterids.

The Birds of South America: Contribute to Avibase Acknowledgements Flickr group Media stats Flickr group members Media wanted Translate Avibase is also available in the following languages: Amblyramphus holosericeus, Xanthornus holosericeus Lithuanian: Contribute There are a few ways by which you can a,blyramphus the development of this page, such as joining the Flickr group for photos or providing translations of the site in addition languages.


You are invited to review all of the daily mystery birds by going to their dedicated graphic index page. Skip to main content. Related taxa Other synonyms Catalan: European starlings, Sturnus vulgarisalso feed in this way.

The National Aviary – Scarlet-headed Blackbird (Amblyramphus holosericeus)

What are these “twin” species and how can you distinguish between them? Like its neotropical colour-reversed “twin”, the scarlet-headed blackbird ambblyramphus a wetland species that inhabits reed beds in marshes.

Visit angelicque ‘s YouTube channel. Juveniles have entirely black plumage; orange-red feathers first appear on their breast and throat, later spreading to the neck, head, and thighs. Bibliography Only subscribers are able to see the bibliography. This lovely Brazilian mystery bird should remind you of another species that is a common migrant in North America.

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Transpantaneira kmMato Grosso. ID has been discussed and resolved. Recommended citation Fraga, R.

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