Blue-billed Curassow · Crax alberti · Fraser, 26 foreground recordings and 0 background recordings of Crax alberti. Total recording duration Learn more about the Blue-billed curassow – with amazing Blue-billed curassow photos and facts on Arkive. BirdLife International () Species factsheet: Crax alberti. Downloaded from on 29/12/ Recommended citation for factsheets for.
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Thus, artificial insemination is being considered as an option for improving results 8.
Year-round Migration Breeding Non-Breeding. Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. Additionally, this species is prized by hunters, and is particularly vulnerable during the breeding season because of the conspicuous vocalisations performed by the males, making them easy to locate.
Close-up of a male bird
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Implementing Urgent Conservation Actions April, http: There’s a role for everyone! The lower belly and undertail of females are a rufous colour 2. Contribute There are a few albreti by which you can help the development of this page, such as joining the Flickr group for photos or providing translations of the albertl in addition languages.
The blue-billed curassow feeds mainly on the ground 5consuming fruit, shoots, invertebrates and perhaps even carrion 2. The blue-billed curassow is the most threatened cracid species in the world and amongst the most endangered of all birds 4. Please see our brief essay. Only members are able to post public comments.
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BirdLife International currently considers the species to be Critically Endangered. Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image. Voice Males boom from the ground, each song phrase being a 4—5-syllable series of deep notes Blue-billed curassow threats The blue-billed curassow has been dramatically impacted by the rapid rate of deforestation across its range due to the expansion of agriculture, cattle farming, mining activities, logging operations and human population growth 2 6.
Also known as Blue-knobbed curassow.
Breeding in captivity has been successful in collections elsewhere 5however, and certainly provides a viable method of conserving this critically endangered species, with the hope that such birds can someday be released back into their newly protected habitat in the wild. Habitat Humid undisturbed forest in lowlands and foothills and alerti lower mountain slopes in tropical and Has hybridized in captivity with C.
Males are black with a white vent and tail tip to tail, a horn-colored bill with a fleshy blue cere and a hanging wattle.
Blue-billed Curassow (Crax alberti) – BirdLife species factsheet
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