Taxon profile


Chestnut-tailed Antbird
Sciaphylax hemimelaena (P. L. Sclater, 1857)

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

Scientific synonyms

Myrmeciza hemimelaena P. L. Sclater, 1857 o

Least Concern

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Sciaphylax hemimelaena hemimelaena (Sclater, 1857)
subspecies Sciaphylax hemimelaena pallens (Berlepsch & Hellmayr, 1905)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [32179]

Bird Life [] [as Myrmeciza hemimelaena Sclater, 1857]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22733838]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Sciaphylax hemimelaena (Sclater, 1857)]
Data retrieved on: 16 March 2019
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Myrmeciza hemimelaena Sclater, PL, 1857]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
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 hemimelaena]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Myrmeciza hemimelaena Sclater, 1857]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Myrmeciza hemimelaena]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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