Order
Passeriformes
Family
Fringillidae
Genus
Coccothraustes
 
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Version 1.0

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SPECIES

Hooded Grosbeak Coccothraustes abeillei

Alayna Carter
Version: 1.0 — Published August 1, 2014

Priorities for Future Research

Introduction

Although Hooded Grosbeak is widespread, its natural history is very poorly known. There is very little information available on its diet or reproductive biology. There also is no information on such demographic topics as age at first breeding, life span and survivorship, dispersal, home range size, or population regulation. Establishing a more accurate population estimate is also very important in ensuring the conservation status of the species. A better understanding of these aspects may help researchers to protect the species in the future.

Recommended Citation

Carter, A. (2014). Hooded Grosbeak (Coccothraustes abeillei), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.hoogro1.01