Order: Passeriformes | Family: Conopophagidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Napo, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Tambopata, SE Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Napo, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Acre, Brazil
Status: The Ash-throated Gnateater is uncommon and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1000 m along the foothill of the Andes. It is not known to occur on the east side of the Napo River and north side of the Amazon River. The Ash-throated Gnateater also occurs in Co, Ec, Br and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Jejenero de Garganta Ceniza.
Sub-species: Ash-throated Gnateater (Conopophaga peruviana), Des Murs, 1856.
Meaning of Name: Conopophaga: Gr. kōnōps, kōnōpos= gnat and phagos, phagein= eating, to eat. peruviana: Originated or associated with the country of Peru in South America.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 03/01/2017.