Order: Passeriformes | Family: Rhinocryptidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Photo of a Blackish Tapaculo, which is the closest in appearance
Age: Apparently and immature bird | Sex: Unknown | Same as above, no photo of the sp available.
Status: The Utcubamba Tapaculo is fairly common in montane forests south of Rio Marañón, in South Amazonas at elevations ranging between 1500-3200 m. Endemic.
Name in Spanish: Tapaculo de Utcubamba.
Sub-species: Utcubamba Tapaculo (Scytalopus intermedius), J. T. Zimmer, 1939.
Meaning of Name: Scytalopus: Gr. skutale or skutalon= stick, cudgel and pous, podos= foot. intermedius: intermediate, a form that is between others in appearance.
- 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.