Fiery-throated Fruiteater (Pipreola chlorolepidota) - HBW 9, p. 84
French: Cotinga à gorge rouge
Spanish: Frutero Gorgirrojo
Taxonomy: Pipreola chlorolepidota Swainson, 1838, vicinity of Moyobamba, San Martín, Peru.
Apparently closely related to P. frontalis; speciation probably comparatively recent, but the two now exhibit extensive geographical overlap, although different altitudinal ranges. Monotypic.
Distribution: E slope of Andes from S Colombia (Cauca, W Caquetá) S to C & SE Peru (S to Pasco, also isolated record in extreme E Puno).
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