Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Tyrant Flycatchers :: Stub-tailed Spadebill

Stub-tailed Spadebill Platyrinchus cancrominus

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


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C. Central America;
S. Mexico (c. Veracruz, Tabasco, n. Oaxaca, Chiapas, s. Campeche and Quintana Roo), Guatemala, El Salvador to e. Nicaragua, nw. and c. Costa Rica and nw. Panama.


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Santa Rosa National Park, Costa Rica - Date unknown Source: Dan Mennill


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


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