Tapajos antpitta

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Tapajos antpitta
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Grallariidae
Genus: Myrmothera
Species:
M. subcanescens
Binomial name
Myrmothera subcanescens
Todd, 1927
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The Tapajos antpitta (Myrmothera subcanescens) is a species of bird in the family Grallariidae.

It is found in Brazil. In 2018, the South American Classification Committee of the American Ornithological Society split this species from the thrush-like antpitta. [1]

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest.

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References

  1. Remsen, J. V., Jr., J. I. Areta, C. D. Cadena, S. Claramunt, A. Jaramillo, J. F. Pacheco, J. Pérez-Emán, M. B. Robbins, F. G. Stiles, D. F. Stotz, and K. J. Zimmer. Version 21 June 2018. A classification of the bird species of South America. American Ornithologists' Union. http://www.museum.lsu.edu/~Remsen/SACCBaseline.htm retrieved 22 June 2018