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Black-headed Berryeater (Carpornis melanocephala)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Cotingidae
Genus Carpornis

Carpornis or berryeaters, is a genus of cotingas in the Cotingidae family. These primarily frugivorous birds are endemic to the Atlantic forest of eastern Brazil. Both species are mainly greenish-yellow with a black hood.


It contains the following species:

Hooded Berryeater (Swainson, 1821) (Carpornis cucullata)
Black-headed Berryeater (Wied, 1820) (Carpornis melanocephala)
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