Harold F. Greeney revised the account. Peter Pyle contributed to the Plumages, Molts, and Structure page. Guy M. Kirwan contributed to the Systematics page. Andrew J. Spencer contributed to the Sounds and Vocal Behavior page. Arnau Bonan Barfull and Harold F. Greeney curated the media. JoAnn Hackos, Robin K. Murie, and Daphne R. Walmer copyedited the account.
Grallaria quitensis Lesson, 1844
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Tawny Antpitta Grallaria quitensis Scientific name definitions
Version: 2.0 — Published September 1, 2023
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Demography and Populations
There is no information related to topics such as age at first breeding, life span and survivorship, dispersal, or population regulation for the Tawny Antpitta.
Measures of Breeding Activity
There are no published studies concerning topics such as age at first breeding, intervals between breeding attempts, or lifetime reproductive success. Clutch size, however, appears to most often be two eggs (see Breeding).
Life Span and Survivorship
Disease and Body Parasites
Little information. Both of the two individuals of nominate quitensis sampled in Colombia, however, were infected with an unidentified species of Leucocytozoon blood parasite (Haemosporida, Leucocytozoidae)(194).
Causes of Mortality
Population Spatial Metrics