Birds of Colombia

    PICIFORMES: Bucconidae (Puffbirds)  
Genus: Chelidoptera (1 species, 1 worldwide)


Swallow-winged Puffbird
Swallow-winged Puffbird (Chelidoptera tenebrosa tenebrosa)
Mitu, Vaupes, Colombia
  Commonly seen perched in the open on powerlines or tall trees. Once grouped with cotingas.
   

Perches high in open areas. Once grouped with cotingas.


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