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Puerto Rican Tody

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Todus mexicanus  Scientific name 
Coraciiformes Order
Todidae Family   
11cm Length
Forest & shrubland below 1,000m in: Puerto Rico Habitat-Altitude-Range
1-4 white eggs are laid in a nest in a tunnel, incubation (21 days) and care is by both parents. Clutch  
Insects, spiders & small lizards. Food   Diet
Can lower body temperature (14c) to concerve energy but remain active and alert.    Habits
1059 World Number
Least Concern Status

view photos Photo by Juan A. Pons / all rights reserved

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Puerto Rican Tody calls
(Todus mexicanus)
Daniel Lane XC32053
29-03-2009, Puerto Rico

view photos Images 11, 2007 Photos by tigeracosta all rights reserved

Puerto rican Tody

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