Narino Tapaculo (Scytalopus vicinior) - HBW 8, p. 773
French: Mérulaxe du Narino
Spanish: Churrín de Nariño
Taxonomy: Scytalopus panamensis vicinior J. T. Zimmer, 1939, Ricaurte, 5000-6000 feet [c. 1500-1800 m], Nariño, Colombia.
In past, treated as a race of S. panamensis; populations now recognized as S. chocoensis were formerly included within present species. Monotypic.
Distribution: Pacific slope from Colombia (Risaralda) S to C Ecuador (Cotopaxi).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Bird on a mossy ground after playback
Locality Las Tangaras Nature Reserve, Choco Department, Colombia
Dubi Shapiro 8 July 2012 1 year ago 4.5
Locality Mindo Loma Lodge, Mindo Valley, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Dusan Brinkhuizen 11 July 2009 4 years ago 4
Immature bird perched.
Locality Mindo Valley, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Dusan Brinkhuizen 29 August 2011 2 years ago 3.8
A bird coming close after of playback inside the forest of Monteuzma Reserve. With Wally and Lois Goldfrank
Locality Montezuma Peak, Tatama National Park, Colombia
Manakin Nature Tours 3 April 2014 8 weeks ago 3