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White-crested Elaenia

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Elaenia albiceps Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
 13.5–15 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest.dry forest Shrubland, degraded former forest, pastureland, plantations, gardens. Up to  3,300 m. Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, Paraguay, Peru & Uruguay

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae, seed, roots and fruit.. Food  
 4115 - NR - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- English: White-crested Elaenia, White-crested Elaenia (White-crested), White-crested Elaenia [White-crested]
French: Élénie à cimier blanc (nominal)
Latin: Elaenia albiceps, Elaenia albiceps [albiceps Group], Elaenia albiceps [albiceps]
Slovak: elénia ozdobená

Elaenia albiceps
Elaenia albiceps albiceps
Elaenia albiceps chilensis
Elaenia albiceps diversa
Elaenia albiceps griseigularis
Elaenia albiceps modesta
Elaenia albiceps urubambae

  • Elaenia albiceps albiceps: Extreme SE Peru (Puno) and NW Bolivia
  • Elaenia albiceps griseigularis: Andes of SW Colombia (Nariño) to Ecuador and NW Peru
  • Elaenia albiceps diversa: Central Andes of Peru (Cajamarca to Huánuco)
  • Elaenia albiceps urubambae: Subtropical SE Peru (Cuzco)
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