Order: Passeriformes | Family: Thamnophilidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Tambopata, Madre de Dios
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian Colombia.
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. San Lorenzo, Loreto
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Manaus, Brazil
Status: The Black-spotted Bare-Eye is uncommon and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 800 m along the foothill of the Andes. It appears to be absent from northwest Loreto. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Ojo-Pelado Moteado de Negro.
Sub-species: Black-spotted Bare-eye (Phlegopsis nigromaculata nigromaculata), (d’Orbigny and Lafresnaye) 1837.
Meaning of Name: Phlegopsis: Gr. Phlegom, phlogos= flame, to flame. nigromaculata: L. niger= black and macula,maculare= spot, to make spotted.