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Gray-bellied Flowerpiercer Diglossa carbonaria

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Diet and Foraging

Diet

D. carbonaria forages in the understory and canopy (Parker et al. 1996). They feed on nectar and insects. In a sample of 22 stomachs, the main contents were insect parts (Isler and Isler 1987).

Foraging Behavior

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Recommended Citation

Gray-bellied Flowerpiercer (Diglossa carbonaria), 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/gybflo1