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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Archosauromorpha
Cladus: Crurotarsi
Divisio: Archosauria
Subsectio: Ornithodira
Subtaxon: Dinosauromorpha
Cladus: Dinosauria
Ordo: Saurischia
Cladus: Theropoda
Cladus: Neotheropoda
Infraclassis: Aves
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Tyranni
Infraordo: Tyrannides
Parvordo: Tyrannida

Familia: Cotingidae
Genus: Lipaugus
Species: L. ater – L. conditus – L. fuscocinereus – L. lanioides – L. streptophorus – L. unirufus – L. uropygialis – L. vociferans – L. weberi

Lipaugus F. Boie, 1828

Typus: Muscicapa vociferans Wied-Neuwied, 1820 = Lipaugus vociferans


Lipangus [original spelling]
Lipaugus (emend.) Cabanis, 1847 Arch.Naturgesch. p.233
Lipaujus (emend.) Burmeister, 1850
Lipangis (orth. var.)
Lepageus Rafinesque, 1815 AnalyseNat. p. 67
Coraphos Leuchtenberg, 1832
Lathria Swainson, 1837 Class.Birds p.255
Turdampelis Lesson, 1844 EchoMondeSav. col.156
Chirocylla P.L. Sclater & Salvin, 1876 PZS p.357
Tijuca Férussac, 1829

Primary references

Boie, F. 1828. Bemerkungen über mehrere neue Vogelgattungen. Isis, oder Encyclopädische Zeitung von Oken 21 col. 312–329. BHLReference page. First availability col. 318 BHL

Additional references

Berv, J. S. & Prum, R.O. 2014. A comprehensive multilocus phylogeny of the Neotropical cotingas (Cotingidae, Aves) with a comparative evolutionary analysis of breeding system and plumage dimorphism and a revised phylogenetic classification. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 81: 120–136. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2014.09.001 Full article (PDF)Reference page.
Settlecowski, A.E.; Cuervo, A.M.; Tello, J.G.; Harvey, M.G.; Brumfield, R.T.; Derryberry, E.P. 2020. Investigating the utility of traditional and genomic multi-locus datasets to resolve relationships in Lipaugus and Tijuca (Cotingidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 147: 106779. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2020.106779 Paywall. Reference page.

Vernacular names
English: Pihas
español: Guardabosques

Lipaugus is a genus of birds in the family Cotingidae. Established by Friedrich Boie in 1828, it contains the following species:[1]

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Dusky Piha - Colombia S4E2023 (16215558333).jpg Lipaugus fuscocinereus Dusky piha Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru
LathriaUropygialisSmit.jpg Lipaugus uropygialis Scimitar-winged piha Bolivia and Peru.
Screaming piha (16860825812).jpg Lipaugus vociferans Screaming piha Amazon and tropical parts of the Mata Atlântica in South America.
Rufous Piha - Los Cusingos - Costa Rica MG 7504 (26423543660).jpg Lipaugus unirufus Rufous piha Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama.
TROPEIRO-DA-SERRA (Lipaugus lanioides) (13868684655).jpg Lipaugus lanioides Cinnamon-vented piha southeastern Brazil.
Lathriastreptophora.JPG Lipaugus streptophorus Rose-collared piha south-eastern Venezuela, western Guyana and far northern Brazil
Lipaugus weberi (Chestnut-capped Piha) - Arriero Antioqueño (6929394022).jpg Lipaugus weberi Chestnut-capped piha Colombia.
Tijuca atra Black-and-gold Cotinga.jpg Lipaugus ater Black-and-gold cotinga Serra do Mar in south-eastern Brazil
Tijuca condita Gray-winged Cotinga.jpg Lipaugus conditus Grey-winged cotinga Serra dos Órgãos and Serra do Tinguá in Rio de Janeiro State of Brazil

Two former Lipaugus species are now in the genus Snowornis.[2] The dusky, chestnut-capped, cinnamon-vented, and scimitar-winged pihas may form a superspecies.[3] The name Lipaugus comes from the Greek lipaugēs, meaning "dark" or "devoid of light".[4]

"ITIS Report: Lipaugus". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 15 April 2015.
Ridgely, Robert S.; Tudor, Guy (2009). Field Guide to the Songbirds of South America: The Passerines. Austin, TX, US: University of Texas Press. p. 228. ISBN 978-0-292-71748-0.
Kirwan, Guy M.; Green, Graeme (2011). Cotingas and Manakins. Princeton: Princeton University Press. p. 396. ISBN 978-0-691-15352-0.
Jobling, James A. (2010). The Helm Dictionary of Scientific Names. London, UK: Christopher Helm. p. 228. ISBN 978-1-4081-2501-4.

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