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White-bibbed Manakin Corapipo leucorrhoa

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Pipridae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Juan Alejandro Morales-Betancourt


In Costa Rica, the reproductive season began in March and peaked from April (1988) through June, and some birds still showed signs of reproduction in July (Rosselli 1994). Shallow cup nest suspended from fork in lower or midstory of forest, containing two eggs, whitish heavily marked with brown (Hilty 2003). Egg-laying in Mar-Jun in Costa Rica. Nest a small cup made of thin brown filaments or blackish fungal rizhomorphs, with leaf skeletons attached to bottom, slung in horizontal fork 5-7 m above ground (del Hoyo et al. 2004).

Recommended Citation

Morales-Betancourt, J. A. White-bibbed Manakin (Corapipo leucorrhoa), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: