Bare-necked Umbrellabirds

 
Bare-necked Umbrellabird
Cotingas ... Umbrellabirds
 

The Bare-necked Umbrellabird (Cephalopterus glabricollis) is found in Costa Rica and Panama, where it frequents subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and montanes. This species is threatened by habitat destruction.

 

Description

The males average 40 cm or 16 inches in length and weigh around 550 g (1.2 lb), making it both the largest passerine within its range and among the largest member of the cotinga family.


 

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