Typical Antbirds (Thamnophilidae)

White-shouldered Fire-eye (Pyriglena leucoptera) - HBW 8, p. 638

French: Alapi demoiselle German: Weißschulter-Feuerauge Spanish: Ojodefuego Aliblanco

Taxonomy: Turdus leucopterus Vieillot, 1818, near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Forms a superspecies with P. leuconota and P. atra, and sometimes treated as conspecific with either or both. Monotypic.

Distribution: E Brazil (E Bahia and SW Minas Gerais S to S Mato Grosso do Sul and extreme N Rio Grande do Sul), E Paraguay (Canendiyu S to Itapuá) and extreme NE Argentina (Misiones).