White-browed Conebill (Conirostrum ferrugineiventre) - HBW 16, p. 264
French: Conirostre à ventre roux
Spanish: Conirrostro Cejiblanco
Taxonomy: Conirostrum ferrugineiventre P. L. Sclater, 1855, Bolivia.
Genus has sometimes been placed in Coerebidae or Parulidae, but molecular-genetic data indicate that it belongs in present family, with Oreomanes as sister-group. Has hybridized with Oreomanes fraseri. Monotypic.
Distribution: Highlands and tree-line on E slope of Andes in C & S Peru (S San Martín, Huánuco, Junín and Cuzco, probably also Puno) and tree-line on E slope of Bolivian Andes (in La Paz, Cochabamba and W Santa Cruz).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
rear view perched Locality Abra Malaga, Cusco Department, Peru (Monotypic species)
Martin Kennewell 29 August 2006 4 years ago 15 sec 4
A bird perched on the top of a bush and flies away. Locality Bosque Unchog, Huánuco Department, Peru (Monotypic species)
Yoel Jimenez 4 November 2012 3 years ago 14 sec 3.6
A bird feeding in a bush and flying off Locality Cotapata National Park, La Paz Department, Bolivia (Monotypic species)
Frank Witebsky 2004 8 years ago 6 sec 2.7
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