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Capito hypoleucus (White-mantled Barbet)

Wikipedia Abstract

The white-mantled barbet (Capito hypoleucus) is a species of bird in the Capitonidae family.It is endemic to Colombia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, pastureland, and plantations. It is threatened by habitat loss.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 6.10009
EDGE Score: 3.3464


Diet [1]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Frugivore
Diet - Fruit [1]  60 %
Diet - Invertibrates [1]  40 %
Forages - Canopy [1]  80 %
Forages - Mid-High [1]  20 %


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Magdalena Valley dry forests Colombia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Magdalena Valley montane forests Colombia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Magdalena-Urabá moist forests Colombia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Important Bird Areas

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Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Cañón del Río Alicante Colombia A1
Cuenca del Río Jiménez Colombia A1
Embalse de Punchiná y su zona de protección Colombia A1, A2
Embalse de San Lorenzo y Jaguas Colombia A1, A2
La Victoria Colombia A1, A2
Páramos del Sur de Antioquia Colombia A1
Refugio Río Claro Colombia A1, A2
Reserva Regional Bajo Cauca Nechí Colombia A1, A2, A3
Serranía de las Quinchas Colombia A1, A2
Serranía de San Lucas Colombia A1, A2

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Tropical Andes Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela Yes

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
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