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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Thamnophilidae.


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  • The species, the SincorĂ¡ Antwren (Formicivora grantsaui), was described in:

    Archive 2007-10-01

  • Formicivora grantsaui occurs on rocky outcrops in the campo rupestre and F. rufa in the adjacent savannas.

    Archive 2007-10-01

  • First observed in 1997, it is closely related to Rusty-backed Antwren Formicivora rufa, with which it sometimes occurs sympatrically.

    Archive 2007-10-01

  • A new species of Formicivora antwren from the Chapada Diamantina, eastern Brazil (Aves: Passeriformes: Thamnophilidae).

    Archive 2007-10-01

  • The seasonal deciduous forest is a well-known center of endemism for birds, harboring two very specialized species of antbirds (slender antbird Rhophornis ardesiaca and narrow-billed antbird Formicivora iheringi).

    Bahia interior forests

  • (Rhopornis ardesiacus), listed as Endnagered by the IUCN Red List; the narrow-billed antwren (Formicivora iheringi), listed as Near Threatened; the pink-legged graveteiro, News


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