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Amazonian Barred Woodcreeper (1 Viewer)

Richard Klim

Batista, Aleixo, Vallinoto, Azevedo, Sena do Rêgo, Silveira, Sampaio & Schneider 2013. Molecular systematics and taxonomic revision of the Amazonian Barred Woodcreeper complex (Dendrocolaptes certhia: Dendrocolaptidae), with description of a new species from the Xingu-Tocantins interfluve. HBW SV: 245–247. [supp info]
  • Dendrocolaptes (certhia) certhia - Amazonian Barred Woodcreeper
  • Dendrocolaptes (certhia) radiolatus - Napo Woodcreeper
  • Dendrocolaptes (certhia) juruanus - Juruá Woodcreeper (incl polyzonus)
  • Dendrocolaptes (certhia) concolor - Plain-colored Woodcreeper
  • Dendrocolaptes (certhia) ridgwayi - Ridgway's Woodcreeper
  • Dendrocolaptes (certhia) retentus sp nov - Xingu Woodcreeper
  • Dendrocolaptes (certhia) medius - Todd's Woodcreeper
AOU-SACC Proposal #621 (Batista & Aleixo, Dec 2013): Recognize newly described Dendrocolaptes retentus and split Dendrocolaptes certhia into six species.

Marantz et al 2003 (HBW 8).
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We did not accept these splits when updating the Colombian checklist this year. For reasons why follow the link or see the recent comments in the proposal on the SACC website:

Reference: Donegan, T.M., McMullan, W.M, Quevedo, A. & Salaman, P. 2013. Revision of the status of bird species occurring or reported in Colombia 2013. Conservacion Colombiana 19: 3-10. [PDF]

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