Taxon profile


Common Scale-backed Antbird
Willisornis poecilinotus (Cabanis, 1847)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Thamnophilidae - antbirds »  genus Willisornis

Scientific synonyms

Hypocnemis poecilinota Cabanis, 1847
Dichropogon poecilinotus (Cabanis, 1847)
Hylophylax poecilonota (Cabanis, 1847)
Hylophylax poecilonotus (Cabanis, 1847)

Other names

= Scale-backed Antbird

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Willisornis poecilinotus duidae (Chapman, 1923)
subspecies Willisornis poecilinotus griseiventris (Pelzeln, 1868)
subspecies Willisornis poecilinotus gutturalis (Todd, 1927)
subspecies Willisornis poecilinotus lepidonota (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1880)
subspecies Willisornis poecilinotus poecilinotus (Cabanis, 1847)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [103658813]

Bird Life [] [as Willisornis poecilinotus (Cabanis, 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [103658813]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Willisornis poecilinotus (Cabanis, 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Willisornis poecilinotus (Cabanis, 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2021
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Willisornis poecilinotus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Willisornis poecilinotus Cabanis, 1847]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Hylophylax poecilonotus (Cabanis, 1847)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Willisornis poecilinotus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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