Black-billed Scythebill (Campylorhamphus falcularius) - HBW 8, p. 445
French: Grimpar à bec en faux
Spanish: Picoguadaña Piquinegro
Taxonomy: Dendrocopus Falcularius Vieillot, 1822, Serra dos Órgãos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Sometimes thought to form a superspecies with C. trochilirostris; regarded by some authors as conspecific, an arrangement disputed by most. Close relationship with C. procurvoides also suggested. Monotypic.
Distribution: SE Brazil from C Bahia (Chapada Diamantina) S to N Rio Grande do Sul, also adjacent E Paraguay (Alto Paraná, Itapúa) and NE Argentina (Misiones, NE Corrientes).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Bird on the tree trunk. Locality Boa Nova, Bahia State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Ciro Albano 13 July 2011 3 years ago 20 sec 4.1
A bird moving up a trunk and calling twice. Locality Itatiaia National Park, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 3 July 2004 7 years ago 23 sec 4
bird foraging on a tree Locality Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Keith and Lynn Youngs 23 October 2009 11 weeks ago 19 sec 2.5
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Bird singing after playback in Atlantic Rainforest in a farm near a city. Locality Teresópolis, Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 6 September 2006 2 years ago 4.5
After play-back. Locality Boa Nova, Bahia State, Brazil
Ciro Albano 14 June 2008 4 years ago 4
Solitary. Locality Viçosa, Minas Gerais State, Brazil
Noé Eiterer 15 October 2011 1 year ago 0