Zaratornis Koepcke, 1954
Publicaciones del Museo Historia Natural 'Javier Prado' (ser.A) no.16 p.3
The White-cheeked Cotinga (Zaratornis stresemanni) is a species of bird in the Cotingidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Zaratornis. It is endemic to the Andes in west-central Peru. It mainly occurs at altitudes 3,250-4,250 m.a.s.l. in woodlands dominated by Polylepis and Gynoxys. It primarily feeds on mistletoe berries. It is threatened by habitat destruction and consequently considered vulnerable by BirdLife International and IUCN.
* BirdLife International 2006. Zaratornis stresemanni. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 27 July 2007.
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