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Lesser Hornero

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Furnarius minor Scientific name 
Passeriformes. Order
Funariidae Family   
15 cm Length
Tropical (lowland) moist shrubland, degraded former forest, often near water, between 50 - 200 m:- Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Usually 2 eggs Clutch  
Mainly ants. Food
Found in ones and twos. Habits
4780 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Cape May Photo by Nick Athanas all rights reserved Antpitta

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Lesser Hornero song
(Furnarius minor)
Nick Athanas XC5081
30-01-2006, Brazil

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