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 close-up of an individual in the hand.
Locality Pantanal, Mato Grosso State, Brazil (ssp albilora)
Tatiana Colombo 21 June 2006 4 years ago 3.8
Perched on a branch.
Locality Santa Teresa Lodge, Pantanal, Mato Grosso State, Brazil (ssp albilora)
Nick Athanas 5 August 2010 2 years ago 3.7
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 1 year ago 3