Crescent-chested Puffbird (Malacoptila striata) - HBW 7, p. 131
French: Tamatia rayé
Spanish: Buco Rayado
Other common names: Striated Puffbird
Taxonomy: Bucco striatus Spix, 1824, Rio de Janeiro and Bahia, Brazil.
Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- minor Sassi, 1911 - NE Brazil (N Maranhão).
- striata (Spix, 1824) - E & SE Brazil (S Bahia S to Santa Catarina).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
VideosSee all 8 videos
Several dorsal and ventral views of a bird perched Locality Boa Nova, Bahia State, Brazil (ssp striata)
Josep del Hoyo 18 January 2005 7 years ago 42 sec 4.8
One bird in a branch. Locality Camacan, Bahia State, Brazil (ssp striata)
Ciro Albano 28 February 2009 5 years ago 1 min 3 sec 4.8
A bird at its roosting site, at night. Locality Intervales State Park, São Paulo State, Brazil (ssp striata)
Josep del Hoyo 30 June 2004 8 years ago 31 sec 4.8
Lateral then frontal view of a bird on a branch with some close-ups. Locality Caratinga Biological Station, Minas Gerais State, Brazil
Mark Andrews 27 July 2010 4 years ago 2 min 8 sec 4.5
Bird singing. Locality Caxias, Maranhão State, Brazil (ssp minor)
Ciro Albano 13 June 2012 2 years ago 52 sec 4.1
Male singing in the Atlantic rainforest. Locality Guaraú, Peruíbe, São Paulo State, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 10 December 2008 2 years ago 20 sec 3.8
PhotosSee all 13 photos
Adult with prey preparing to feed well-developed young in nest.
Locality Linhares Biological Reserve, Espirito Santo State, Brazil (ssp striata)
Bret Whitney 15 November 2013 38 weeks ago 4.7
Locality Peruíbe, São Paulo State, Brazil
Lindolfo Souto 24 November 2012 1 year ago 4.5
Locality Itariri, São Paulo State, Brazil (ssp striata)
Lindolfo Souto 11 November 2011 2 years ago 4.4
A bird on a branch.
Locality Guapi Açu Ecological Reserve (REGUA), Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil (ssp striata)
Nick Athanas 27 April 2005 6 years ago 4.1
Locality Jaraguá State Park, São Paulo City, São Paulo State, Brazil
Rodrigo Y Castro 01 23 August 2013 27 weeks ago 4
Locality São Paulo State, Brazil
Samantha Klein 10 February 2013 1 year ago 3.9