Order: Passeriformes | Family: Pipridae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Males | Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Age: Immature & Adult | Sex: Male 7 Female | Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Status: The Band-tailed Manakin is fairly common and widespread in Amazonia, basically south of the range of the similar Wire-tailed Manakin. It is known to range up to 1000 m along the foothill of the Andes. The Band-tailed Manakin also occurs in Br and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Saltarín de Cola Bandeada.
Sub-species: Band-tailed Manakin (Pipra fasciicauda saturata), (J. T. Zimmer), 1936. tropical zone of N Peru E of Andes (in San Martín).
(Pipra fasciicauda purusiana), (E. Snethlage), 1907. E Peru S of Amazon (Loreto S to Cuzco) and W Brazil (Acre, and upper R Purús in Amazonas).
(Pipra fasciicauda fasciicauda), (Hellmayr), 1906. SE Peru (N Puno) and N & NE Bolivia (near Andes in Cochabamba and N Santa Cruz).
Meaning of Name: Pipra: Gr.= small bird, never properly identified. fasciicauda: L. fascia= band, stripe and cauda= tail.
- 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.