Cotingas (Cotingidae)

Red-banded Fruiteater (Pipreola whitelyi) - HBW 9, p. 84

French: Cotinga cordon-rouge German: Brustbandkotinga Spanish: Frutero Degollado

Taxonomy: Pipreola whitelyi Salvin and Godman, 1884, Cerro Roraima, Venezuela.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • whitelyi Salvin & Godman, 1884 - extreme SE Venezuela and adjacent Guyana (on mountains Roraima, Twek-quay and Kowa).
  • kathleenae J. T. Zimmer & Phelps, Sr, 1944 - tepuis W of Cerro Roraima, in SE Venezuela.