Suvarna Garge

Ash colored tapaculo

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Kingdom  Animalia
Genus  Myornis Chapman, 1915
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Species
Family  Rhinocryptidae
Scientific name  Myornis senilis
Higher classification  Myornis
Order  Passerine
Ash-colored tapaculo wwwhbwcomsitesdefaultfilesstyleslargeapub
Similar  Blackish tapaculo, Rusty‑belted tapaculo, Paramo Tapaculo, Caracas tapaculo, Unicolored tapaculo

The ash-colored tapaculo (Myornis senilis) is a tapaculo species. Placed in the monotypic genus Myornis, its affiliations are not well-determined; provisionally it is placed with the other tapaculos in the family Formicariidae.

It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

References

Ash-colored tapaculo Wikipedia


Similar Topics
Blackish tapaculo
Caracas tapaculo
Unicolored tapaculo
Topics