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Pygiptila

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Tyranni
Infraordo: Tyrannides
Parvordo: Thamnophilida
Familia: Thamnophilidae
Genus: Pygiptila
Species: Pygiptila stellaris

Name

Pygiptila P.L. Sclater, 1858

Reference

Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London Pt26 no.360 p.220

The Spot-winged Antshrike (Pygiptila stellaris) is a species of bird in the Thamnophilidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Pygiptila. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

References

* BirdLife International 2004. Pygiptila stellaris. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 27 July 2007.

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