Overview

Distribution

Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia, Peru

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Physical Description

Size

Dry weight (biomass)

49 to 143, mean 97.7 mg

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Body length

12.9 to 15.1, mean 14.2 mm

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Ecology

Habitat

Widespread and common in terra firme forest, floodplain forest and second growth up to 950 m; most abundant in floodplain forest

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Trophic Strategy

Dung; occasionally to carrion

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