Birds https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/en/animals/birds en Guacamai roig d'ales verdes https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/guacamai-roig-dales-verdes <span>Red-and-green macaw</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>This macaw lives in the rainforests all the way from the west of Panama to the north of Argentina and is still quite common. It is not a very social species and lives in pairs or small family groups, rarely forming large flocks, unlike other macaws. It can be distinguished from the scarlet macaw by the green edges to its wings and the small feathers in stripes around the eyes.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 17:27</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Ara%20chloroptera%201.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Red-and-green macaw" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Ara chloroptera</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>North and center of South America east of the Andes.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/091%20ARACHL%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Red-and-green macaw" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Least Concern</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Psittaciformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Psittacidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">1000-1700 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">90 - 95 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">More than 15 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/56"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/56"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Jungle</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Frugivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">25-30 </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">2</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The red-and-green macaw has red plumage on the top part of its body, with green and blue back and wings. The tail, longer than the rest of the body, has iridescent teal and blue feathers. The featherless face is white with darker striations, yellow irises and a two-coloured beak: the large curved top mandible is white and the bottom one is black.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They inhabit lowland and mountain tropical forests up to 1500 metres high, although they can also penetrate more open savannahs, following the wooded shores bordering waterways. They can also be seen close to the coast in some areas. Their area of distribution includes central and northern South America, east of the Andes Mountains, from southern Panama, through Colombia, Venezuela, the Guianas, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia to Paraguay and northern Argentina.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They feed on seeds, nuts, fruits, berries and different types of plant matter that they find high in the treetops.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They make nests in holes in trees and occasionally on platforms dug into the steep banks of rivers, in which they lay two or three eggs.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They tend to live in pairs or small family groups, although in some sites like the clay deposits on the vertical walls of rivers, they can come together in large groups, often mixed with specimens of other parrot species.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Like all macaws, their populations are endangered today, due to the destruction of their forest habitat and excessive capturing for the pet trade.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Ara%20chloroptera%202.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Red-and-green macaw" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Ara%20chloroptera%203.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Red-and-green macaw" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-11 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Space in the Zoo</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/space-zoo/palmeral" hreflang="en">Palmeral</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 16:27:25 +0000 admin 378 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Guacamai de front vermell https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/guacamai-de-front-vermell <span>Red-fronted macaw</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>This small macaw, approximately 60 cms long, is only found in the rainforests in the provinces of Cochabamba, Potosí and Santa Cruz in Bolivia, at altitudes of between 1,000 and 3,000 metres. Given this small range and the fact that there are very few specimens in captivity, it is one of the least known of the South American parrots, and is currently in grave danger of extinction.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 17:14</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Ara%20rubrogenys%201.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Red-fronted macaw" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Ara rubrogenys</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Bolivia</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/089%20ARARUB%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Red-fronted macaw" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Endangered</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Psittaciformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Psittacidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">450-650 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">55 - 60 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">More than 15 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Forest</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Frugivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">25-27 </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">1 to 3 </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The red-fronted macaw has green plumage on its body, with blue on the tips of the wings and a green tail that is longer than the entire body. The area surrounding the eye is bald, the forehead and back are red, as well as a round spot located behind the eyes and its beak is black.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It only lives in dry forests in a limited region of central Bolivia, in the provinces of Santa Cruz, Cochabamba and Chuquisaca, between 1000 and 2500 metres above sea level.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It feeds on seeds, nuts, fruits, berries and different types of plant matter.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It makes nests in holes in trees and, more rarely, on platforms dug into the steep banks of rivers. It lays one to three eggs that are incubated for some 26 days (data taken from experiences with this species in captivity at different zoos).</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They travel in pairs or in small family groups, sometimes made up of over a dozen individuals.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Like all macaws, their populations are in danger of extinction today, due to the destruction of their habitat and excessive capturing for the pet trade. In this case, the situation is worse due to their small area of distribution and the limited original population.</p> <p> </p> <p>The Barcelona Zoo participates in the EEP for this species.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Ara%20rubrogenys%202.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Red-fronted macaw" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-11 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Space in the Zoo</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/space-zoo/palmeral" hreflang="en">Palmeral</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 16:14:31 +0000 admin 377 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Cacatua sulfúria https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/cacatua-sulfuria <span>Lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo is native to Sulawesi, Timor and other Sunda Islands. It lives in open areas with scattered trees, farming land and edges of forests from sea level up to mountainous areas of over 500 metres in height. It nests in holes in trees and is now in serious danger of extinction due to over-capturing for use as a pet.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 16:58</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20sulphurea%201.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cacatua sulphurea</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Sulawesi, Java, Timor and adjacent islands</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/086%20CACSUL%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Critically endangered</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Psittaciformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Cacatuidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">350 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">33 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Up to 40 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Forest</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Frugivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">27 </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">2 to 3</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The sulphur-crested cockatoo is a bird in the Cacatua family—in the same order as parrots and macaws, Psittaciformes—that is characterised by its bright white plumage, although the crest, erectile and quite large, is yellow, as well as the ventral area of the tail and cheeks.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It primarily inhabits forests and open fields up to altitudes of 1200 metres on the islands of Sulawesi, Timor and the Sundas.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It mainly eats seeds and fruits.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The breeding season starts in September or October, although very little is known of this aspect of its biology. It builds its nest in holes in trees, padding it with plant matter, where it lays two or three eggs that both the male and female incubate for a period of some 27 days. With regard to its breeding biology, this has only been determined due to specimens in zoos.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The breeding season starts in September or October, although very little is known of this aspect of its biology. It builds its nest in holes in trees, padding it with plant matter, where it lays two or three eggs that both the male and female incubate for a period of some 27 days. With regard to its breeding biology, this has only been determined due to specimens in zoos.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is critically endangered. Formerly common and quite well rooted in its islands of origin, the indiscriminate capture of specimens for private collections and the pet trade has caused a sharp drop in this species’ numbers, estimated at fewer than 7000 in freedom.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20sulphurea%202.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20sulphurea%203.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-11 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Space in the Zoo</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/space-zoo/farm" hreflang="en">Farm</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:58:06 +0000 admin 376 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Cacatua de cresta groga https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/cacatua-de-cresta-groga <span>Triton sulphur-crested cockatoo</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The triton cockatoo is a very adaptable bird found both in the rain forests and in the lowland savannah or agricultural lands of New Guinea and other islands to the north and east.<br /><br /> Outside the breeding season, they form large groups of a strongly social character. When they feed in open spaces, some of the group keep watch at the top of a tree, although this does not occur when they feed inside the forest.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 16:46</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20galerita%20triton1.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Triton sulphur-crested cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cacatua galerita</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>It mainly inhabits primary rainforests, open fields and evergreen forests up to 1400 metres high in New Guinea and Australia.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/085%20CACGAL%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Triton sulphur-crested cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Least Concern</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Psittaciformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Cacatuidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">815-975 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">45-55 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Up to 40 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Forest</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Frugivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">25-27</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">2 to 3</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The yellow-crested cockatoo is in the same order as parrots and macaws—Psittaciformes—although it belongs to a family containing all Cacatuas, which are taxonomically very different from other Psittacidae. Its plumage is mainly white, although it has a considerably long yellow crest, which it can raise. Sometimes, and depending on the subspecies, the orbital area, feather free, can be white, blue or greyish.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It mainly inhabits primary rainforests, open fields and evergreen forests up to 1400 metres high in New Guinea and Australia.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It mainly feeds on seeds and fruits, although it can complement this diet with bugs, insects and larvae, which it captures by pecking the ground.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The breeding season runs from August to January in Australia and from May to September in New Guinea. It builds its nest in holes in trees, padding it with plant matter, where it lays two or three eggs that both the male and female incubate for a period of 25 to 27 days. It is decidedly territorial during the breeding period.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Even though it is territorial and solitary during the breeding period, outside this time it can form quite large groups, especially for travel—sometimes many kilometres—searching for food.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is not endangered, although its loss of habitat and capture for the pet market represent a constant pressure that leads to a constant drop in numbers and could entail the species being in greater danger. In New Guinea, the loss of habitat is starting to be a real problem for island populations.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20galerita%20triton2.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Triton sulphur-crested cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:46:06 +0000 admin 375 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Cacatua blanca https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/cacatua-blanca <span>White cockatoo</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>This species, now rarely found in the wild, inhabits the forests of the islands of Halmahera, Tidore, Batjan and Obi among others, in the Moluccan archipelago.<br /> A tree-dweller, it is most often found in pairs or small groups in the topmost branches of the highest trees in the forest. Although it was common until a few years ago, its numbers have declined rapidly and it is difficult to see nowadays.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 16:34</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20alba%201.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="White cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cacatua alba</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Forests of islands Moluccas</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/084%20CACALB%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="White cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Endangered</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Psittaciformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Cacatuidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">500-630 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">46 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Up to 30 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Forest</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Frugivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">27-28</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">2 to 3</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The white cockatoo is a bird in the Cacatua family, in the Psittaciformes order, which is primarily characterised by the bright white colour of its plumage. It has a slight yellowish hue on the inside of its wings and tail, and the orbital skin, with no feathers, is a blue colour.  It has a considerably long crest, which moves forward slightly when standing on end. It has the classic parrot shape, although it is more robust and compact.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It mainly inhabits primary low-lying forests and lands that are quite flat and plains on the Maluka Islands.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It mainly feeds on seeds and fruits, although recent studies have revealed that it can complement this diet with quite large insects.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The breeding season generally starts in May, although nesting attempts have been reported even earlier. It makes its nest in holes in trees, laying two to three eggs, which it incubates from 27 to 28 days.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is quite solitary—generally in a pair—and larger groups have rarely been witnessed, always with very few individuals.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is endangered. Due to the loss of habitat and capture of birds for the pet market, this species has shrunk greatly, moving from a vulnerable status to seriously endangered in a short time. If the island’s development pace and individual development there continues at the same rate, it is estimated that this cockatoo may be irreversibly headed for extinction.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20alba%202.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="White cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cacatua%20alba%203.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="White cockatoo" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-11 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Space in the Zoo</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/space-zoo/palmeral" hreflang="en">Palmeral</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:34:33 +0000 admin 374 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Trompeter alagrís https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/trompeter-alagris <span>Grey-winged trumpeter</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The grey-winged trumpeter lives in groups of between 6 and 20 individuals that move about the humid tropical forests of the northern part of South America. It feeds on ripe fruit and small invertebrates and often follows groups of tree-dwelling animals, such as howler monkeys, to pick up the seeds and fruit that they drop.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 16:08</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Psophia%20crepitans1.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Grey-winged trumpeter" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Psophia crepitans</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Northern Brazil, Guaianes, Venezuela and south Colombia, Equador up to northern Peru</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/064%20PSOCRE%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Grey-winged trumpeter" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Near threatened</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Gruiformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Psophidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">1-15,5 Kg</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">45-52 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Up to 15 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/56"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/56"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Jungle</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Frugivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">27-28</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">2 to 4 </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>This bird, from the crane family, can measure up to 45 cm long, a very interesting fact for an eminently forest-dwelling species that does not choose open areas for living. Its plumage is blackish on the dorsal and tertiary feathers, turning a light grey with a small cream area on the highest part of the back, still quite far from the nape. It has long light-coloured legs, a yellowish or light beak and a long thin neck, with rainbow hues on the belly, including greens and purples.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It mainly inhabits dense woods and tropical jungles from sea level to altitudes of 750 metres, in the north of Brazil, the Guianas and Surinam, southeast Venezuela and Colombia, eastern Ecuador and the north of Peru.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>This bird is primarily frugivorous, although it can become more of an insectivore and even carnivorous depending on the season.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It breeds in cooperative groups, especially during the wet season, although there is some variability depending on temperatures and the particular microsystems of each region. It builds a nest in hollow trees, in the open air and with no roof, in which it lays two to four eggs, although three is most common, which both members of the pair incubate for 27 or 28 days (this cooperative behaviour for incubation is known for pairs in captivity, as it has not been confirmed in nature).</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Sedentary and territorial throughout its area of distribution.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is not endangered and is still widely distributed, although its territorial nature means that the density of pairs continues to be low. It suffers most in some countries due to furtive hunting and loss of habitat. In some areas and due to its ferocious nature and loud calls, it has been domesticated to use as security guards.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Psophia%20crepitans2.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Grey-winged trumpeter" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Psophia%20crepitans3.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Grey-winged trumpeter" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:08:39 +0000 admin 373 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Cotinga metàl·lic https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/cotinga-metallic <span>Spangled cotinga</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Spangled cotingas are striking tropical birds, living in the forests and jungles of the north of South America, from Venezuela and the Guyanas to Colombia, Bolivia and the Amazon region of Brazil.</p> <p> </p> <p>It eats mainly fruit and the males and females are quite distinct: the males have spectacularly bright plumage, while the females are a much duller brownish colour.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 15:57</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cotinga%20cayana1.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Spangled cotinga" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cotinga cayana</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>North of South America, from Venezuela to Colombia and guava, Bolivia and the Amazon region of Brazil.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/068%20COTCAY%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Spangled cotinga" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Least Concern</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Passeriformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Cotingidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">56-72 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">18 - 22 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">More than 10 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/56"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/56"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Jungle</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/52"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Frugivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">23-25</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">1 to 3</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The Spangled cotinga is an eye-catching colourful tropical bird, essentially standing out due to its distinct sexual dimorphism:  males have spectacularly coloured plumage—blue and turquoise, with purple hues on the wings, tail and scapular feathers, with a bright purple gular area—while the females are much more discreet, a brownish colour with greys on the back and lighter brown on the dorsal and belly areas.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They live in the forests and jungles of northern South America, from Venezuela and the Guianas to Colombia, Bolivia and the Amazon region of Brazil, up to altitudes of 600 metres. They rarely go higher than this.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Fundamentally frugivorous, even though during breeding season it adds several insect species to its diet.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It nests in trees with some height, creating a cup shaped nest padded with all types of plant matter, where it lays a single egg that is incubated for no longer than 20 days.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>When a predator approaches the nest, cotingas fly up to the treetops, performing aerial acrobats and spreading their tails like a fan to attract the intruder and expel them. Their antics to distract intruders are conspicuous and simply wonderful.</p> <p> </p> <p>It is resident and sedentary, although nomadic movements of this species are periodically seen in Venezuela, dependent on the climate and rainfall.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is not endangered and is abundant and common in forests and jungles in its entire area of distribution.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cotinga%20cayana2.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Spangled cotinga" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-11 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Space in the Zoo</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/space-zoo/aviarium" hreflang="en">Aviarium</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 14:57:58 +0000 admin 372 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Gaig inca https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/gaig-inca <span>Green jay</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>This colourful American bird from the crow family occupies a wide range of habitats, including rainforest and dryer, more open regions. It's an omnivorous species that feeds both on plants and other animals. A social bird, its reproduction is sometimes cooperative, with other members of the group helping to raise the chicks from a single pair.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 15:46</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cyanocorax%20yncas1.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Green jay" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cyanocorax yncas</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>From South Texas to Honduras, Venezuela to northern Bolivia and Mexico to the south of the Yucatan Peninsula.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/067%20CYAYNC%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Green jay" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Least Concern</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Passeriformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Corvidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">66-92 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">25 - 27 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">More than 15 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Forest</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/53"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/53"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Omnivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">17-18 </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">3 to 5</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The head is a violet blue colour on the back and can have a shaggy crest of the same-coloured feathers over the beak. The black face has two violet-coloured lines over the eyes the same colour as the crest, while the neck and breast are totally black. The top of the body is a rich green, while the underparts are a greenish yellow.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They occupy a large variety of habitats, both wet forests and more open and dry regions throughout their area of distribution, which encompasses Central America and South America from southern Texas to Honduras and from Colombia to northern Bolivia.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They feed both on vegetable and animal matter, eating a wide variety of insects and other invertebrates like beetles, bedbugs, ants, locusts and earthworms, as well as lizard eggs, seeds and fruits from a large variety of plant species.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Two mating systems have been seen in this species: cooperative breeding, which includes other members that help raise the chicks of a single pair, which happens more in populations living more to the south, and breeding without the help of other members, happening more in the northern regions of their area of distribution. Young individuals in the north disperse to another territory, while those in the south remain inside the family territory, participating in building the nest and feeding their parents’ chicks. Both in the north and in the south, the chicks remain in the family group for one year.</p> <p>Hypotheses about this difference in reproductive behaviour claim that it may be because the environmental conditions in the south are harsher and food is scarcer and scattered, so that cooperative breeding is more advantageous. They normally lay four eggs that they incubate for 17-18 days. After hatching, they are fed for a long period of time both by the parents and their assistants, in the case of southern populations.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Sedentary throughout their area of distribution.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is not endangered, and is even locally common and habitual at some points.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cyanocorax%20yncas2.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Green jay" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-11 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Space in the Zoo</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/space-zoo/aviarium" hreflang="en">Aviarium</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 14:46:41 +0000 admin 371 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Corb de pit blanc https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/corb-de-pit-blanc <span>Pied crow</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The Pied crow is characterised by white markings on its chest and around its neck. The couple, with no visual distinction between the male and female, makes nests in isolated trees and other high-up places. It is an omnivorous animal, found in open areas and populated zones of a large part of sub-Saharan Africa. It usually lives with its breeding partner and in small family groups, although it can form part of a large flock when food supplies are abundant.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 15:19</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Corvus%20albus1.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Pied crow" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Corvus albus</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>South of the Sahara.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/066%20CORALB%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Pied crow" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Least Concern</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Passeriformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Corvidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">400-700 g</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">40 - 50 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">More than 30 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/43"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/43"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Savannah</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/32"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Gregarious</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/53"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/53"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Omnivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">18-19 </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">1 to 7</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The black colour with blue and purple highlights on the head, neck, top of the breast and wings contrasts with the white neck that surrounds the dorsal area, extending to the belly and under the wings.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>The Pied crow inhabits almost all open regions of Africa to south of the Sahara.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>With omnivorous diets, they are well-adapted to human presence, frequently visiting the areas surrounding crops, towns and even cities searching for food. They eat all types of invertebrates (spiders, locusts, beetles, termites and snails) and small vertebrates (frogs, lizards, rodents, fish, small birds and eggs). They can hunt birds and bats while in flight and also use the remains. As a good omnivore, they also eat a large variety of seeds, fruits and roots. They normally eat in somewhat large groups.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Monogamous, the two members of the pair build a large cup-shaped nest made of twigs, roots and sometimes wire, covering the inside with mud, manure, wool, string and grass, located high in a tree or in some other high structure. Both members of the pair incubate the eggs, normally four or five, for some 18 or 19 days, feeding them after they hatch.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Crows are known to be intelligent birds, with proof of highly-complex behaviours seen in different species. They have been seen tricking other animals in different ways to capture them; they can avoid traps; follow predators like wolves and coyotes to take advantage of the food they hunt; drop food from heights onto hard surfaces to access the soft part inside; and use objects as tools, among other actions.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Common and abundant throughout its area of distribution, it is not endangered and in South Africa it is even considered a pest and, thus, a species that must be controlled. There is an order to destroy nests in many areas of the country.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Corvus%20albus2.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Pied crow" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 14:19:35 +0000 admin 370 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Becample negre i vermell https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/ca/animals/becample-negre-i-vermell <span>Black-and-red broadbill</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>It lives in forest regions close to rivers, streams and flooded areas of Southeast Asia. It feeds on insects, such as grasshoppers, beetles and ants, as well as molluscs, crabs and small vertebrates. It may occasionally eat fruit, seeds and other vegetable matter. Both male and female build the pear-shaped nest, which hangs from the branch of a tree.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/index.php/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Tue, 12/13/2016 - 13:03</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cymbirhinchus%20macrorhynchos1.jpg" width="1920" height="819" alt="Black-and-red broadbill" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cymbirhynchus macrorhynchos</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Southeast Asia</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/069%20CYMMAC%20FINAL.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Black-and-red broadbill" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Degree of risk</div> <div class="field--item">Least Concern</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Class</div> <div class="field--item">Aves</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Order</div> <div class="field--item">Passeriformes</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Family</div> <div class="field--item">Eurylaimidae</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">50-76,5 kg</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">20 - 24 cm</div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-3 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">More than 5 years</div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-5 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/55"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Forest</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-6 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Social life</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/59"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/59"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Solitary</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-7 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/54"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/54"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Insectivorous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-8 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/90"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Oviparous</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-5 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Days</div> <div class="field--item">15-20</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-6 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Baby</div> <div class="field--item">2 to 3</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Description</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Black-and-red broadbills are robust birds with a very wide bill, with the top mandible a bright blue and the bottom yellow. The head, back and tail are black and the throat and belly are violet. The black wings have a white longitudinal line, highly visible and striking when the bird is in flight.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-2 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Habitat</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They inhabit wooded regions close to rivers, streams and flooded areas in Southeast Asia.<br />  </p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-3 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Feeding</div> <div class="field--item"><p>They feed on small invertebrates, primarily insects like locusts, beetles and ants, although they also eat molluscs, water snakes and small crabs. They may occasionally eat some fruit, seed or other plant matter.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-4 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reproduction</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Both the male and female build the nest, which consists of a structure made of grasses, twigs, leaves, fungus, mosses and other materials that are all interwoven into a pear shape that hangs from a tree branch and opens to the outside via a hole. The female lays two or three eggs in the nest, which are incubated for 15 to 20 days.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-5 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Conduct</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Resident and sedentary.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-long-6 field--type-text-with-summary field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Status and conservation programs</div> <div class="field--item"><p>It is not endangered at present, although there have been steep reductions in numbers in recent years throughout almost its entire area of distribution due to the destruction of its habitat.</p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/animal/2016-12/Cymbirhinchus%20macrorhynchos2.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Black-and-red broadbill" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/index.php/en/animals/birds" hreflang="en">Birds</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-11 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Space in the Zoo</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/index.php/en/space-zoo/aviarium" hreflang="en">Aviarium</a></div> </div> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 12:03:12 +0000 admin 369 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat