Guianan Cock-of-the-rock Rupicola rupicola

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Cotingidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Whitney Richter and Guy M. Kirwan
Sections

References

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Enard, C., M.Thery, and D Sabatier. 1989. The Diet of the Guianan Cock-of-the-rock Rupicola Rupicola: The Relationships Between Frugovory and Zoochory. Revue d’Ecologie la Terra et la Vie. 44:1 47-74

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Trail, Pepper W. 1987. Predation and antipredator behavior at Guianan Cock-of-the-rock leks. Auk 104: 496-507.

Trail, Pepper W., and Eldridge S. Adams. 1989. Active Mate Choice at Cock-of-the-rock Leks: Tactics of Sampling and Comparison. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 25:4 283-292.

Recommended Citation

Richter, W. and G. M. Kirwan (2011). Guianan Cock-of-the-rock (Rupicola rupicola), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.gcoroc1.01