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Threnetes niger

Identification

Similar species

Pale-tailed Barbthroat differ in tail pattern.

Distribution

North-eastern Brazil and French Guiana.

Taxonomy

Split from Pale-tailed Barbthroat.

Threnetes niger has two subspecies:[1]

  • T. n. loehkeni
  • North-eastern Brazil north of the Amazon
  • T. n. niger
  • French Guiana and adjacent Brazil

Habitat

Behaviour

References

  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.

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