Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Antbirds :: Russet Antshrike

Russet Antshrike Thamnistes anabatinus

Described by: Sclater, P. L.; Salvin (1860)
Alternate common name(s): Peruvian Antshrike
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Milpe, Ecuador - Mar 10, 2007 © Michael Woodruff 
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information


C. Central America to nw. South America and Andes of w. South America;
Three populations;
(1) Gulf-Caribbean slope of se. Mexico (Tabasco and Oaxaca) to Honduras.
(2) Caribbean slope of Nicaragua, both slopes of Costa Rica and w. Panama.
(3) C. and e. Panama.
(4) W. Colombia and w. Ecuador.
(5) C. Colombia.
(6) Se. Colombia, sw. Venezuela and e. Ecuador.
(7) An isolated population in c. and se. Peru and c. Bolivia.


No videos are available for this species


No sounds are available for this species


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


Please email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.

If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.