All individuals were found in trees and bushes near streams in cloud forest at night in February.
The specimen from Paraj El Triunfo was found in a rocky stream in cloud forest at an elevation of 2050 meters.
Especially on the northern slopes, tropical rainforest is well developed; this is replaced at about 1200 meters by cloud forest.
Specimens from Rancho del Cielo were collected in a limestone cave in the cloud forest.
The paratype was calling at night from a low herb at the edge of a small stream in the cloud forest.
A few birds reach as high as 8,000 feet, at which level they were found in both pines and cloud forest on Los Esesmiles.
|cloud forest |
A tropical forest, often near peaks of coastal mountains, that usually has constant cloud cover throughout the year.