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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Laniisoma elegans Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Cotingidae Family
17.5 cm Length
Tropical rainforest often near water. Up to 1,800 m, Range:- Endemic to See`Map Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Fruit, arthropods and larvae. Food  
 4437 - TSN: 711871 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Brazilian Laniisoma.Jeremy Minns Reserva Ecológica de Guapiaçu, RJ Brazil Song XC82244  

AKA:- Czech: kotinga ťuhýčí
Danish: Tornskadekotinga
German: Schuppenbrustkotinga, Schuppenbrustzuser
English: Brazilian Laniisoma, Elegant Mourner, Shrike Cotinga, Shrike-like Cotinga, Shrike-like Cotinga (Brazilian)
Spanish: Cotinga Amarilla, Cotinga Elegante
Spanish (Colombia): Cotinga Amarilla
Spanish (Ecuador): Cotinga elegante
Finnish: Lepinkäiskotinga
French: Cotinga élégant, Lanisome élégant, Lanisome élégant (nominal), Lanisome élégant (nominale), Lanisome élégant (race nominale)
Hungarian: elegáns gébicskotinga
Italian: Cotinga averla
Japanese: mozukazaridori
Japanese: モズカザリドリ
Latin: Laniisoma elegans, Laniisoma elegans elegans
Dutch: Braziliaanse Klauwiercotinga, Klauwiercotinga
Norwegian: Fagersřrgefugl
Polish: luskowik oliwkowy, łuskowik oliwkowy
Portuguese: Chibante
Portuguese (Brazil): Chibante
Russian: Сорокопутовая котинга
Slovak: koturla pôvabná
Swedish: Brasiliansk laniisoma
Chinese: 鵙伞鸟


Laniisoma elegans
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Laniisoma elegans elegans
Laniisoma elegans venezuelensis


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