Taxon profile


Chestnut-backed Antbird
Poliocrania exsul (P. L. Sclater, 1859)

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

Scientific synonyms

Myrmeciza exsul P. L. Sclater, 1859

Least Concern LC


Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Poliocrania exsul cassini (Ridgway, 1908)
subspecies Poliocrania exsul exsul (Sclater, 1859)
subspecies Poliocrania exsul maculifer (Hellmayr, 1906)
subspecies Poliocrania exsul niglarus (Wetmore, 1962)
subspecies Poliocrania exsul occidentalis (Cherrie, 1891)

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Myrmeciza exsul]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 3 [103659811]

Bird Life [] [as Poliocrania exsul Sclater, 1859]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Poliocrania exsul (Sclater, PL, 1859)]
Data retrieved on: 4 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 Myrmeciza exsul]
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 Poliocrania exsul P. L. Sclater, 1859]
Data retrieved on: 13 April 2020
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Myrmeciza exsul Sclater, 1858]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Myrmeciza exsul]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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