Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Tyrant Flycatchers :: White-throated Spadebill

White-throated Spadebill Platyrinchus mystaceus

Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-created Spadebill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Fazenda Capricôrnio, São Paulo, Brazil - Apr, 2001 © Arthur Grosset  Fazenda Capricôrnio, São Paulo, Brazil - Apr, 2001 © Arthur Grosset  Serra da Cantareira, São Paulo, Brazil - Jun 8, 2005 © Charlie Moores 
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S. Central America and nw. South America; N. South America s. in the Andes. Se. Tropical South America;
Three or four populations;
(1) Costa Rica, w. and e. Panama to e. Colombia.
(2) Nw. Venezuela.
(3) Trinidad, Tobago and n. Venezuela.
(4) E. Venezuela.
(5) S. Venezuela.
(6) Se. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and n. Brazil.
(7) Se. Venezuela.
(8) W. Colombia and w. Ecuador.
(9) E. Ecuador and ne. Peru.
(10) Se. Brazil, e. Paraguay and ne. Argentina.
(11) C. Bolivia.
(12) Sw. Brazil.
(13) E. Brazil (Bahia (Chapada Diamantina)).
(14) Ne. Brazil.


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


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