Florida's Exotic Wildlife. Species detail.
First year: 1970
Established status: Species have
populations whose status is unknown.
Estimated Florida range:
Statewide trend: Unknown
Threats to natives:
Species Account: This species
was in a list of exotic species that have been "found free in
southern Florida". No other details were given, and there are no
other reports of it in Florida (Stevenson and Anderson 1994). It is
native to Central and South America, where it is a forest-dwelling
Robertson, W. B., and G. E. Woolfenden. 1992.
Florida bird species: an annotated list. Florida Ornithological
Society, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
Stevenson, H. M., and B. H. Anderson. 1994. The
birdlife of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville,
Links to more information
Kansas Zoo species account
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