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Machaeropterus pyrocephalus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Pipridae Family
8-9 cm Length
Subtropical/tropical lowland moist forest, below 1,050 m, in:- Bolivia, Brazil, Peru & Venezuela. Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Fruit, arthropods and larvae. Food  
4536 - TSN: 560910 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Fiery-capped Manakin song (Machaeropterus pyrocephalus)
Eduardo Patrial XC30318
16-02-09, Brazil

AKA:- Czech: Pipulka pestrá
Danish: Ildkronet Manakin
German: Buntpipra, Bunt-Pipra, Feuerkopfpipra
English: Fiery capped Manakin, Fiery-capped, Fiery-capped Manakin
Spanish: Manaquin de Capa en Llamas , Saltarín cabeciencendido, Saltarín Encendido
Spanish (Venezuela): Saltarín cabeciencendido
Finnish: Tulipäätanssija
French: Manakin tête-de-feu
Italian: Manachino capoflammeo, Manachino testa di fiamma
Japanese: kimayuhimemaikodori
Japanese: キマユヒメマイコドリ
Latin: Machaeropterus pyrocephalus
Dutch: Vuurkapmanakin
Norwegian: Ildkronemanakin
Polish: manakin plomienny, manakin płomienny
Portuguese: Dançarino perereca, dançarino-perereca, dançarino-rosado, uirapuru-cigarra
Portuguese (Brazil): dançarino-perereca, dançarino-rosado, Uirapuru-cigarra
Russian: Огненношапочный корольковый манакин
Slovak: pipra ohnivohlavá
Swedish: Eldkronad manakin
Chinese: 朱顶娇鹟


Machaeropterus pyrocephalus
Machaeropterus pyrocephalus pallidiceps
Machaeropterus pyrocephalus pyrocephalus

  • Machaeropterus pyrocephalus pyrocephalus: E Peru (San Martín) to N Bolivia and W Amazonian Brazil
  • Machaeropterus pyrocephalus pallidiceps: S Venezuela (NW Bolívar) and extreme N Brazil (Roraima)


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