Order: Passeriformes | Family: Thamnophilidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Sierra de Divisor
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Sierra de Divisor
Identification & Behavior:
~16 cm (6.2 in)
. The male Acre Antshrike is uniformly dusky gray with very narrow edging on the tip of the tail. The female has gray upperparts and tawny-rufous underparts. The iris in both sexes is dark. It apparently forages in the understory of the short-statured forest.
Status: The Acre Antshrike was recently described and remains poorly known. It appears to be restricted to the Sierra De Divisor area. It also occurs in Br.
Name in Spanish: Batará de Acre.
Sub-species: Acre Antshrike (Thamnophilus divisorius), Whitney, Oren, and Brumfield, 2004.
Meaning of Name: Thamnophilus: Gr. Thamnos= bush and philos= lover. divisorius: Serra do Divisor, Acre, Brazil.
See more of the Family Thamnophilidae
- 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.