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Forbes's Blackbird

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Curaeus forbesi Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Icteridae Family
21-24 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist forest, seasonally wet/flooded grassland, below 600m, in:- Brazil. Habitat
1-4 eggs, 2 clutches per year. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, nectare, seeds and berries. Food  
9678 - TSN: 559604 - Sub-species World Number
Endangered Status

Forbes's Blackbird song and calls
(Curaeus forbesi)
Mauricio Cabral Periquito XC39372 28-09-2009,Brazil

AKA:- Czech: Vlhovec Forbesuv, vlhovec tropickż
Danish: Brasiliansk Stęrling, Forbes Sortstęr
German: Forbes Stärling, Forbesstärling, Forbes-Stärling
English: Forbes Blackbird, Forbes' Blackbird, Forbes's Blackbird
Spanish: Chango de Forbes, Turpial de Forbes
Finnish: Pikkumustaturpiaali
French: Carouge de Forbes, Cassique de Forbes, Quiscale de Forbes
Hungarian: atlanti gulyamadįr
Italian: Gracchio di Forbes, Merlo di Forbes
Japanese: kominamikuromukudorimodoki, kominamimukudorimodoki
Japanese: コミナミクロムクドリモドキ, コミナミムクドリモドキ
Latin: Curaeus forbesi
Dutch: Forbes' Troepiaal, Forbes’ Troepiaal
Norwegian: Sottrupial
Polish: starzykowiec samotny
Portuguese: Anumara, anumarį, Papa-arroz
Portuguese (Brazil): Anumarį, papa-arroz
Russian: Малый щетинкопёрый трупиал
Slovak: vlhovec plantį˛ovż
Swedish: Brasiliansk trupial
Chinese: 福氏黑鹂

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