White-lored Spinetail (Synallaxis albilora) - HBW 8, p. 285
French: Synallaxe ocré
Spanish: Pijuí Ocráceo
Other common names: Ochre-breasted Spinetail; Araguaia Spinetail (simoni)
Taxonomy: Synallaxis albilora Pelzeln, 1856, Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Forms a superspecies with S. maranonica and S. gujanensis, and all three are often treated as conspecific. Similar in voice and plumage to S races of latter species; thorough analysis of species limits required. Race simoni considered a distinct species by some authors. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- simoni Hellmayr, 1907 - C Brazil (E Mato Grosso, Goiás).
- albilora Pelzeln, 1856 - SE Bolivia (E Santa Cruz), SW Brazil (W Mato Grosso) and N Paraguay (E Alto Paraguay, NE Presidente Hayes, N Concepción).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird in a bush, preening. Locality Fazenda Praia Alta, Tocantins State, Brazil (ssp simoni)
Josep del Hoyo 1 August 2011 2 years ago 22 sec 4.5
An individual preening in a bush. Locality Fazenda Praia Alta, Tocantins State, Brazil (ssp simoni)
Josep del Hoyo 4 August 2011 2 years ago 21 sec 4.4
A bird moving from branch to branch and singing Locality Pousada Aguapé, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil (ssp albilora)
Josep del Hoyo 9 January 2005 6 years ago 7 sec 4.3
A bird calling and moving in a dense shrub. Locality Pantanal, Mato Grosso State, Brazil (ssp albilora)
Paul Clarke 20 August 2008 5 years ago 23 sec 4
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A close-up of an individual in the hand.
Locality Pantanal, Mato Grosso State, Brazil (ssp albilora)
Tatiana Colombo Rubio 21 June 2006 5 years ago 4
Perched on a branch.
Locality Santa Teresa Lodge, Pantanal, Mato Grosso State, Brazil (ssp albilora)
Nick Athanas 5 August 2010 4 years ago 3.8
An adult perched.
Locality Transpantaneira Road, Pantanal, Mato Grosso State, Brazil
Ken Havard 2 October 2014 5 weeks ago 3.5
A bird perched on a branch
Locality Pantanal, Brazil
Joe Tobias 1 April 2004 52 weeks ago 3
An adult bird in the vegetation of the banks of a river.
Locality Embiara Lodge, Nhecolândia, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil (ssp albilora)
Carmelo López 12 November 2011 2 years ago 3
An individual seen among branches.
Locality Estancia El Cutal, Beni Department, Bolivia (ssp albilora)
Daniel Lane 5 September 2013 28 weeks ago 2.8