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Puffbird, Collared
 
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Scientific Name:
Bucco capensis
Location(s):
Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Global, Guyana, Peru, South America, Suriname, Venezuela Read more
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IUCN
The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'fairly common' (Stotz et al. (1996). ...
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Wikipedia
The puffbirds are an insectivorous bird family related to the jacamars, but lacking the iridescent colours of that group. The Collared Puffbird grows to about 21 cm in length, and prefers to sit and wait for prey, which has earned it nicknames such as "lazy bird" and "sleeper". ...
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