Xantus' becard

The most distinguishing characteristics of this bird is the rose colored neck bib found in adult males. Males are mostly gray in color, with a contrasting darker upperside and a pale gray underside. Males also show a black crown. Females are mostly brown in color, with a rusty brown upperside, and a pale buffy underside. The crown is a dark gray, not nearly as stunning as the males. Its usual call is a mournful seeeeuuuwww.

The Xantus' becard is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

Nothing known about the Xantus' becard

Picture of Pachyramphus aglaiae above has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike.
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Author: #if:7457894@N04|Jerry Oldenettel|#if:|
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Order : Passeriformes
Family : Cotingidae
Genus : Pachyramphus
Species : aglaiae
Authority : (Lafresnaye, 1839)