Pardusco Nephelornis oneilli

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Capparella, Angelo P. and Christopher C. Witt


The field work resulting in the type description (Lowery and Tallman 1976) occurred mainly in June and July, with a lesser amount in January. Only two male specimens taken in mid-July had enlarged testes, and all but one specimen had a fully ossified skull.

Recommended Citation

Capparella, Angelo P. and Christopher C. Witt. 2009. Pardusco (Nephelornis oneilli), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York, USA.