Ground-antbirds (Formicariidae)

Peruvian Antpitta (Grallaricula peruviana) - HBW 8, p. 729

French: Grallaire du Pérou German: Südliche SchmuckAmeisenpitta Spanish: Ponchito Peruano

Taxonomy: Grallaricula peruviana Chapman, 1923, Chaupe, 6100 feet [c. 1860 m], north-west of Huancabamba, Peru.
Probably forms a superspecies with G. ochraceifrons. Monotypic.

Distribution: SE Ecuador (S from Morona-Santiago) and extreme N Peru (E Piura, N Cajamarca).