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Black-throated Saltator

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Saltator atricollis
Photo by Pantanal1Chapada dos Guimarães, Mato Grosso, Brazil

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[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

South America: found from the campos of eastern Bolivia to north-eastern Paraguay and interior north-eastern and central Brazil.

[edit] Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species[1].

The placement of this species into genus Saltator seems uncertain at this point.

[edit] Habitat

Dry forests and savanna (Cerrado).

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] References

  1. Clements, JF. 2010. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2010. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/Clements%206.5.xls/view
  2. SACC proposal discussing the taxonomy of genus Saltator

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