January 2009
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
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Antbird, a nonmigratory bird of Central and South America. There are 50 genera of antbirds and more than 230 species. Antbirds range in length from 4 to 14 inches (10 to 36 cm). Typically, the male is dark gray to black with white patches; the female, red or olive. Both sexes have hooked bills.


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