- Order: Passeriformes
- Family: Grallariidae
- Polytypic 7 Subspecies
subspecies occabambae; Choquequirao, Cuzco, Peru; 7 July 2008 © Fabrice Schmitt
The Rufous Antpitta is widely distributed, found from western Venezuela south to central Bolivia. Some populations are less "rufous" than are others, but geographic variation in plumage is relatively minor. More noticeable is geographic variation in the songs of Rufous Antpitta - which probably will be shown to be a "species complex" rather than a single species.
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. 2010. Rufous Antpitta (Grallaria rufula), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: http://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/portal/species/overview?p_p_spp=405801