Order: Passeriformes | Family: Grallariidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Upper Manu Road, Cuzco
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Abra Patricia, Amazonas\
Status: The Leymebamba Antpitta is found at elevations ranging from 2000 – 3250 m along the east slope of the Andes, north to the Marañon Valley. It also occurs on the west side of the Andes in the humid forest of Piura at elevations ranging between 1750 – 2450 m. The Leymebamba Antpitta also occurs in Co, Ec, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Tororoi de Pecho Rojizo.
Sub-species: Leymebamba Antpitta (Grallaricula ferrugineipectus leymebambae) Carriker, 1933.
Meaning of Name: Grallaricula: A diminutive form of the genus Grallaria. Leymembambae: Originating or associated with the town of Leymebamba, Amazonas, Peru.
Formerly known as Grallaricula ferrugineipectus (2018).
- 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 01/01/2015.