Vol. 29 Núm. 3 (2013)
Notas científicas

PRIMER REGISTRO DE ANIDACIÓN DE LA OROPÉNDOLA DE MOCTEZUMA (PSAROCOLIUS MONTEZUMA) EN PLANTAS DE COCOTERO (COCOS NUCIFERA)

Publicado 2013-05-21

Cómo citar

Sánchez Soto, S., & Gómez Martínez, U. N. (2013). PRIMER REGISTRO DE ANIDACIÓN DE LA OROPÉNDOLA DE MOCTEZUMA (PSAROCOLIUS MONTEZUMA) EN PLANTAS DE COCOTERO (COCOS NUCIFERA). ACTA ZOOLÓGICA MEXICANA (N.S.), 29(3), 677-683. https://doi.org/10.21829/azm.2013.2931606

Resumen

On March 23, 2012 four colonies of Psarocolius montezuma nesting in coconut plants (Cocos nucifera) were observed on the coast of the municipality of Cardenas, Tabasco, Mexico. A total of 14 plants with nests were quantified, having an overall average of 23.5 nests per colony and 6.7 nests per plant. It is the first nesting record of P. montezuma in coconut plants in the Neotropic.