Ovenbirds (Furnariidae)

Black-throated Thistletail (Schizoeaca harterti) - HBW 8, p. 272

French: Synallaxe à gorge noire German: Schwarzkehl-Distelschwanz Spanish: Piscuiz Gorginegro
Other common names: Hartert’s Thistletail

Taxonomy: Schizoeaca harterti Berlepsch, 1901, Unduavi (Hichuloma), La Paz, Bolivia.
Forms a superspecies with other members of genus, as a series of non-overlapping mountain-top replacements, and all sometimes considered conspecific; their vocalizations seem fairly close, but plumage patterns differ to an extent not found within species-level taxa in the Furnariidae. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • harterti Berlepsch, 1901 - Andes of N Bolivia (La Paz).
  • bejaranoi Remsen, 1981 - Andes of C Bolivia (Cochabamba).

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