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Grallaria ruficapilla

Chestnut-crowned Antpitta

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Grallariidae
  • Polytypic 7 Subspecies

Authors: Greeney, Harold F., and Guy M. Kirwan


Greeney's field work is supported by generous donations by Matt Kaplan and John V. Moore through the Population Biology Foundation, as well as by the Maryland Ornithological Society and Field Guides, Inc.

Additional Resources

BirdLife International

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species



Clements Checklist

Audio Resources


Macaulay Library

Photo and Video Resources

Internet Bird Collection


Neotropical Birds Flickr group

Macaulay Library

Recommended Citation

Greeney, Harold F., and Guy M. Kirwan. 2013. Chestnut-crowned Antpitta (Grallaria ruficapilla), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: