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Transpantaneira Road, Mato Grosso, Brazil, 27 December 2021
Synallaxis albilora

Includes: Araguaia Spinetail



Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay.


Subspecies simoni may be split as "Araguaia Spinetail", S. simoni, leaving subspecies albilora as "White-lored Spinetail", S. albilora (strict sense).


Taxa we include here which Clements recognises [1]:

  • S. a. albilora: Eastern Bolivia (eastern Santa Cruz) to interior southwestern Brazil and northern Paraguay
  • S. a. simoni: "Araguaia Spinetail". Pantanal of western Brazil (Araquaia Valley)


Moist lowland forests.



  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2021. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2021. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. del Hoyo, J., J. V. Remsen, Jr., G. M. Kirwan, and N. Collar (2020). White-lored Spinetail (Synallaxis albilora), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman, B. K. Keeney, P. G. Rodewald, and T. S. Schulenberg, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.whlspi1.01
  3. Lepage D. (2022) [Avibase - https://avibase.ca/59FCA39F ]. Retrieved 24 January 2022

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