Brown Jacamar

Brachygalba lugubris - Jacamar brun

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Piciformes

  • Family
    :

    Galbulidés

  • Genus
    :

    Brachygalba

  • Species
    :

    lugubris

Descriptor

Swainson, 1838

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 17 à 23 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Jacamar brun
adult
Jacamar brun
adult

Brown Jacamar (Brachygalba lugubris) is a species of bird in the Galbulidae family.

Subspecific information 7 subspecies

  • Brachygalba lugubris lugubris (e and s Venezuela, the Guianas and ne Brazil)
  • Brachygalba lugubris fulviventris (e Colombia)
  • Brachygalba lugubris caquetae (se Colombia to e Peru)
  • Brachygalba lugubris obscuriceps (s Venezuela and nw Brazil)
  • Brachygalba lugubris naumburgae (Maranhão and Piauí. ne Brazil.)
  • Brachygalba lugubris phaeonota (wc Brazil)
  • Brachygalba lugubris melanosterna (e Bolivia, c and sw Brazil)

Foreign names

  • Jacamar brun,
  • Jacamará pardo,
  • agulha-preta,
  • Braunbrust-Glanzvogel,
  • Bruinkeelglansvogel,
  • Jacamar bruno,
  • brun jakamar,
  • Brunjakamar,
  • jagavec hnedý,
  • leskovec hnědý,
  • Brun Jacamar,
  • ruskojakamari,
  • jacamar bru,
  • złotopiór żałobny,
  • Бурогорлая брахигальба,
  • チャイロキリハシ,
  • 褐鹟䴕,
  • 褐鶲鴷,

Voice song and cries

Jacamar brun
adult

Habitat

Jacamar brun
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Swamp, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 20-08-2013
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