Taxon profile


Great Antshrike
Taraba major (Vieillot, 1816)

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

Least Concern
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Included taxa

Number of records: 10

subspecies Taraba major borbae (Pelzeln, 1868)
subspecies Taraba major duidae Chapman, 1929
subspecies Taraba major granadensis (Cabanis, 1872)
subspecies Taraba major major (Vieillot, 1816)
subspecies Taraba major melanocrissus (P. L. Sclater, 1860)
subspecies Taraba major melanurus (P. L. Sclater, 1855)
subspecies Taraba major obscurus Zimmer, 1933
subspecies Taraba major semifasciatus (Cabanis, 1872)
subspecies Taraba major stagurus (Lichtenstein, 1823)
subspecies Taraba major transandeanus (P. L. Sclater, 1855)

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Taraba major]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 3 [22701251]

Bird Life [] [as Taraba major (Vieillot, 1816)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [56654]

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 Taraba major Vieillot, 1816]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Taraba major (Vieillot, 1816)]
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 Taraba major]
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 Taraba major (Vieillot, 1816)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Taraba major]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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