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Scaled Fruiteater
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Information
Range Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Cotingidae
Genus Ampelioides
Species Ampelioides tschudii
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Scaled fruiteater (Ampelioides tschudii), is a species of cotinga in the Cotingidae family. It is the only member of the genus Ampelioides.

It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

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