Bright-rumped Attila Attila spadiceus

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Behavior

Behavior

Scans all about, then makes short rally to vegetation or ground, or captures prey while hopping over ground, sometimes forages with army ants (Eciton spp.).

Social and interspecific behavior

They are lonely, even in the breeding season. They are sedentary. They are active and busy and constantly moving between the tall trees and soil; tail constantly moving up and down to describe a wide arc. Peering all around him.

Recommended Citation

Bright-rumped Attila (Attila spadiceus), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/brratt1