Ovenbirds (Furnariidae)

Thick-billed Miner (Geositta crassirostris) - HBW 8, p. 244

French: Géositte à bec épais German: Dickschnabel-Erdhacker Spanish: Minero Picogrueso

Taxonomy: Geositta crassirostris P. L. Sclater, 1866, Lima, Peru.
Relationships to other members of genus uncertain, but present species differs vocally. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • crassirostris P. L. Sclater, 1866 - coastal hills of W Peru (Lima).
  • fortis Berlepsch & Stolzmann, 1901 - Andes of SW Peru (Lima S to Arequipa).

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