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SPECIES INFO

The Helmeted Manakin (Antilophia galeata) is a species of bird in the Pipridae family, the manakins. It is found in the cerrado and pantanal of Brazil; also northeast Paraguay, and a border region of northeast Bolivia.

The Helmeted Manakin is a dimorphic species with the male being a black bird with a red crest; the female is a dull olivish green, with a reduced olive crest.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.





                                     



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