Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Thrushes and Allies :: Ruddy-capped Nightingale-Thrush

Ruddy-capped Nightingale-Thrush Catharus frantzii

Described by: Cabanis (1861)
Alternate common name(s): Ruddy-capped Nightingale-thrush, Highland Nightingale-thrush, Frantzius' Nightingale-thrush, Frantzius's Nightingale-thrush
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Huitepec Ecological Reserve, Chiapas, Mexico - Apr, 2003 © David Bradley  Huitepec Ecological Reserve, Chiapas, Mexico - Apr, 2003 © David Bradley  Costa Rica - Mar, 2005 © Lou Hegedus  Savegre Highlands, Costa Rica - Nov, 2006 © Lou Hegedus 
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C. to s. Central America;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Sw. Mexico (w. Jalisco to c. Michoacan, c. Mexico and Morelos).
(2) Sc. Mexico (se. San Luis Potosi to ne. Hidalgo, ne. Puebla, sw. Guerrero, n. and se. Oaxaca).
(3) S. Mexico (c. Chiapas) and w. Guatemala.
(4) S. Mexico (se. Chiapas) and s. Guatemala.
(5) N. El Salvador and Honduras.
(6) N. Nicaragua.
(7) Costa Rica
(8) W. Panama (Chiriqui).


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


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