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Category:Myrmotherula - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Myrmotherula



Myrmotherula is a genus in the family Thamnophilidae.

For discussion of Moustached Antwren, see the entry for Pygmy Antwren.

Several species previously included in this genus[2] have been moved to the new genus Epinecrophylla, Star-throated Antwren has been moved to the genus Rhopias.[1][3]

Genus Myrmotherula viewedit
M. brachyura Pygmy Antwren
M. ignota Moustached Antwren
M. ambigua Yellow-throated Antwren
M. sclateri Sclater's Antwren
M. surinamensis Guianan Streaked Antwren
M. multostriata Amazonian Streaked Antwren
M. pacifica Pacific Antwren
M. cherriei Cherrie's Antwren
M. klagesi Klages's Antwren
M. longicauda Stripe-chested Antwren
M. axillaris White-flanked Antwren
M. schisticolor Slaty Antwren
M. sunensis Rio Suno Antwren
M. minor Salvadori's Antwren
M. longipennis Long-winged Antwren
M. urosticta Band-tailed Antwren
M. iheringi Ihering's Antwren
M. fluminensis Rio de Janeiro Antwren
M. grisea Ashy Antwren
M. unicolor Unicolored Antwren
M. snowi Alagoas Antwren
M. behni Plain-winged Antwren
M. menetriesii Gray Antwren
M. assimilis Leaden Antwren


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Dickinson, EC, ed. 2003. The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World. 3rd ed., with updates to December 2007 (Corrigenda 7). Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0691117010
  3. Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2010. IOC World Bird Names (version 2.7). Available at http://www.worldbirdnames.org/.

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