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 Groove-billed Ani 

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Alternate name
Crotophaga sulcirostris  Scientific name 
Cuculiformes Order
Crotophagidae Family   
33cm              Length
Woodland edges and open country, in:- Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, [Canada:- Range,] Chile, [Caribbean and West Indies:- Range,] Colombia, Costa Rica, [Ecuador:- Galapagos,] Guatemala, Honduras, [Mexico:- Range,] Nicaragua, Peru, [USA:- Range,] & Venezuela. Habitat-Altitude-Range
3-5 Torquoise eggs Clutch  
Insects, seeds, nuts and fruit. Food 
Living in small groups all group members share in incubation and feeding young. Noisy but timid birds.     Habits
1319 World Number

Least concern.


view photos November 2, 2005 Photo by mountainpath2001 all rights reserved

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Groove-billed Ani calls
(Crotophaga sulcirostris)
David Edwards XC27895
??-11-2006, Venezuela

Canada:- Michigan, Nova Scotia Ontario
Caribbean and West Indes:- Aruba, Bonaire  Isla Margarita  Netherlands Antilles.
Mexico:- Baja California Sur, Chiapas, ChihuahuaCoahuila, Durango, Guerrero, Michoacan, Oaxaca, Puebla, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tabasco, Tamaulipas, Tlaxcala, Veracruz, Yucat? Peninsula.
USA:- Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, El Salvador, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, MississippiMissouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New MexicoNorth Carolina,     Ohio, Oklahoma, Panama, , South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin.           
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