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Pale-tailed Barbthroat Threnetes niger

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Sooty Barbthroat, White-tailed Barbthroat, Bronze-tailed Barbthroat, Cristina's Barbthroat
Old scientific name(s): Threnetes cristinae, Threnetes leucurus


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Amazonian South America;
(1) E. Colombia, e. Ecuador, ne. Peru and adjccent Amazonian Brazil.
(2) C. Peru and n. Bolivia.
(3) Se. Colombia, s. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Amazonian Brazil and n. Bolivia.
(4) Guiana and ex. ne Brazil (Amapa).
(5) Ne. Brazil n. of the Amazon in Amapa.
(6) Ne. Brazil s. of the Amazon in e. Para and n. Maranhao.


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


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