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  • The Tumbesian Region EBA, with 17 threatened bird species confined entirely to it, including the white-winged guan (Penelope albipennis, CR) and the Peruvian plantcutter (Phytotoma raimondii, EN), is considered one of the three EBAs most critically in need of conservation action.

    Biological diversity in Tumbes-Chocó-Magdalena


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  • A South American bird of the family Phytotomidae that has a short, conical beak with a serrated edge. It eats fruit, leaves, and buds.

    June 21, 2008