Order: Passeriformes | Family: Icteridae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Digital Adaptation
Status: The Ecuadorian Cacique is generally rare in the forest canopy and forest edges in the northern Amazonian lowlands in the department of Loreto. It also occurs in Co and Ec.
Name in Spanish: Cacique Ecuatoriano.
Sub-species: Ecuadorian Cacique (Cacicus sclateri), A. J. C. Dubois, 1887.
Meaning of Name: Cacicus: Spanish Caique= Indian Chief. sclateri: In honor of Dr. Philip Lutley Sclater (1829-1913) English ornithologist, collector.
- 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 03/01/2016.