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Featured Article: White-flanked Antwren
Photo by Gerald Friesen

Identification

9–10 cm (3½-4 in)
Male

  • Dark grey upperparts
  • Black underparts
  • Black wings with lines of white spots
  • White flanks and underwings

Female and immature male

  • Brown upperparts
  • Yellowish-buff underparts
  • Barred rufous wings
  • White flanks and underwings

Variations

Males of M. a. albigula and M. a. melaena have black upperparts and underparts, and the female is darker than nominate.
The eastern Brazillian subspecies M. a. luctuosa has much less white on the flanks.

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