- Isleria hauxwelli
This bird has a plain throat; the male has black wings with 2 white wing bars, white tips to the tertials and to its tail. The female is olive brown with buff wing bars, and is cinnamon below with a pale throat.
Three subspecies are recognized:
- I. h. suffusa
- I. h. hauxwelli
- I. h. hellmayri
Formerly placed in genus Myrmotherula.
Subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
- Clements, JF. 2009. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2009. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
- Morton & Stutchbury (2001): Behavioral Ecology of Tropical Birds. Academic Press. ISBN 0-12-675556-6
- Birdforum thread discussing the new genus Isleria