Manakins (Pipridae)

Yungas Manakin (Chiroxiphia boliviana) - HBW 9, p. 153

French: Manakin des yungas German: Yungaspipra Spanish: Saltarín Yunga

Taxonomy: Chiroxiphia pareola boliviana J. A. Allen, 1889, Apolo, La Paz, Bolivia.
Genus closely related to Antilophia. All members of present genus suggested by some as forming a superspecies. Until recently considered a race of C. pareola, but now recognized as distinct on basis of ecology and voice. Monotypic.

Distribution: E slope of Andes from S Peru (S from Cuzco) S to SC Bolivia (S to Chuquisaca).