Ocellated Antbird Phaenostictus mcleannani

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thamnophilidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
  • Authors: Hope Batcheller
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References

BirdLife International. 2012. Species factsheet: Ocellated Antbird Phaenostictus mcleannani. Downloaded from BirdLife International on May 2012.

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Buehler, D.M., A.I. Castillo, and J.D. Brawn. 2004. First nest description for the Ocellated Antbird (Phaenosticus mcleannani). Wilson Bulletin 116: 277-279.

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Zimmer, K. J. and Isler, M. L. 2003. Ocellated Antbird (Phaenostictus mcleannani). Pages 680–681 in J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, and J. Sargatal, editors, Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume 8. Broadbills to tapaculos. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Recommended Citation

Batcheller, H. (2012). Ocellated Antbird (Phaenostictus mcleannani), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.oceant1.01