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Category:Conopophagidae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Conopophagidae


Gnateaters and Antpittas of South and Central America.


Conopophagidae is a family in the Order Passeriformes.
This family used to contain only a single genus. However the genus Pittasoma is newly moved from Formicariidae to this family.

Family Conopophagidae viewedit

Genus Pittasoma viewedit
P. michleri Black-crowned Antpitta
P. rufopileatum Rufous-crowned Antpitta

Genus Conopophaga viewedit
C. melanogaster Black-bellied Gnateater
C. melanops Black-cheeked Gnateater
C. aurita Chestnut-belted Gnateater
C. snethlageae Black-breasted Gnateater
C. peruviana Ash-throated Gnateater
C. cearae Ceara Gnateater
C. roberti Hooded Gnateater
C. lineata Rufous Gnateater
C. castaneiceps Chestnut-crowned Gnateater
C. ardesiaca Slaty Gnateater


  1. Clements, JF. 2008. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2008. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist.


This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.