White-tailed Cotinga (Xipholena lamellipennis) - HBW 9, p. 97
French: Cotinga à queue blanche
Spanish: Cotinga Coliblanco
Taxonomy: Ampelis lamellipennis Lafresnaye, 1839, South America = Belém, Pará, Brazil.
Forms a superspecies with X. punicea and X. atropurpurea; only marginal range overlap with first of those in Brazil (W bank of lower R Tapajós, in W Pará). Described race pallidior, from Santarém (lower R Tapajós), is inseparable. Monotypic.
Distribution: Lower Amazonian Brazil S of Amazon, from Pará (W bank and drainage of lower R Tapajós) E to N Maranhão.
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A male in a tree looking around and flying away. Locality Floresta Nacional de Carajás, Pará State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 8 August 2011 1 year ago 36 sec 3.3
A male in a tree collecting nesting material. Locality Floresta Nacional de Carajás, Pará State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 8 August 2011 1 year ago 27 sec 3