Gray-bellied Flowerpiercer Diglossa carbonaria


Priorities for Future Research

Parker et al. (1996) list the research priority for the Gray-bellied Flowerpiercer as “low” compared to other Neotropical birds. Although there is no urgent need to study the species for management and conservation, more information is needed on their breeding habits, sexual behavior, social behavior, and population density in order to better understand this species. For example, the nest of this species has never been described.

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: