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White-naped Xenopsaris

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Alternative name: Reed Manakin

Photo  ©  by Stanley JonesEntre Rios Province, Argentina, October, 2019

Photo © by Stanley Jones
Entre Rios Province, Argentina, October, 2019
Adult malePhoto by ianp Falcon State, north west Venezuela, April 2010
Adult male
Photo by ianp
Falcon State, north west Venezuela, April 2010
Xenopsaris albinucha


[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

South America: found in Venezuela, Guyana, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina.

[edit] Taxonomy

[edit] Subspecies

Two subspecies are recognized1:

  • X. a. albinucha:
  • X. a. minor:
  • Locally in western and central Venezuela and extreme northern Brazil (Roraima)
Juvenile malePhoto by birdclub  Pantanal, Brazil
Juvenile male
Photo by birdclub
Pantanal, Brazil

[edit] Habitat

Forests and open wetlands.

[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
  2. Avibase

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