Black-crowned Antpitta Pittasoma michleri

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Conopophagidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Patrick O'Donnell

Diet and Foraging


Black-crowned Antpitta consumes a variety of invertebrates (insects, scorpions, Amblypigids, spiders), and small vertebrates such as frogs and small reptiles (Stiles and Skutch 1989).

Foraging Behavior

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Recommended Citation

O'Donnell, P. (2014). Black-crowned Antpitta (Pittasoma michleri), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.