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Strong-billed Woodcreeper
Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus (Lesson, 1840)
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  Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus

  (Lesson, 1840)

  Rev.Zool. 3 p.270

  Dendrocolaptes promeropirhynchus

Avibase ID:

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563732

Geographic range:

  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus promeropirhynchus: W slope of E Andes of Colombia and Andes of w Venezuela
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus ignotus: Subtropical and temperate Andes of Ecuador
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus rostratus: Lowlands of n Colombia (Córdoba and Bolívar)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus fortis: Known from a single specimen of unknown location
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus sanctaemartae: N Colombia (Santa Marta Mts.)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus virgatus: W slope of C Andes of Colombia east to Río Magdalena
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus macarenae: W-c Colombia (Macarena Mts. and foothills of Cent. Andes)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus procerus: Mountains of n and c Venezuela
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus tenebrosus: Tepuis of se Venezuela and adj. Guyana
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus neblinae: Tepuis of s Venezuela (Cerro de la Neblina and [?] adj. Brazil)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus crassirostris: Andean foothills of sw Ecuador (El Oro and Loja) to nw Peru
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus compressirostris: Temperate Andes of n Peru (Cajamarca, Amazonas, San Martín)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus phaeopygus: Temperate Andes of c Peru (Junín)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus lineatocephalus: Andes of se Peru (Cusco) to c Bolivia
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus emigrans: S Mexico (Chiapas) to n-c Nicaragua
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus omiltemensis: Subtropical sw Mexico (Sierra Madre del Sur of Guerrero)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus sclateri: SE Mexico (se San Luis Potosí, w Veracruz and n Oaxaca)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus costaricensis: Highlands of c Costa Rica and sw Panama (Chiriquí)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus panamensis: Mountains of Pacific slope of s Panama (Veraguas)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus orenocensis: Trop. Colombia to Venezuela, e Ecuador, e Peru, adj. nw Brazil
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus solivagus: Upper trop. e Cordillera of Peru (Junín and n Húanuco))
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus berlepschi: Trop. w Brazil s of Rio Solimões e to Rio Madeira)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus paraensis: C Amazonian Brazil (Rio Madeira s of Amazon to n Mato Grosso)
  • Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus obsoletus: Lowlands of n and e Bolivia (La Paz to Santa Cruz)
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Source: Clements checklist 2012

  Strong-billed Woodcreeper
  klouzálek velkozobý
  Stornæbbet Trækryber
  Trepatroncos Picofuerte
  Grimpar géant
  Rampichino beccoforte
  laziec kreskowany
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Толстоклювый меченосый древолаз
  klzáčik veľkozobý
  Stornäbbad trädklättrare

Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Strong-billed Woodcreeper ( Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Xiphocolaptes [promeropirhynchus or carajaensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Czech: Klouzálek pruhohlavý, klouzálek velkozobý
Danish: Stornæbbet Trækryber
German: Rostbrust-, Starkschnabel-Baumsteiger, Strichelkopf-Baumsteiger
English: Giant Woodcreeper, Guatemalan Woodhewer, Rusty-breasted Woodcreeper, Strong billed Woodcreeper, Strong-billed Woodcreeper
Spanish: Trepador Gigante, Trepatronco de Pico Negro, Trepatronco Picofuerte, Trepatroncos Gigante, Trepatroncos picofuerte
Spanish (Colombia): Trepatroncos Gigante
Spanish (Costa Rica): Trepador gigante
Spanish (Ecuador): Trepatroncos picofuerte
Spanish (Honduras): Trepatroncos gigante
Spanish (Mexico): trepatroncos gigante
Spanish (Nicaragua): Trepador Gigante, Trepatronco Picofuerte
Spanish (Venezuela): Trepador Pico Negro
Finnish: Isonokkakipuaja
French: Grimpar géant, Grimpereau à gros bec
Hungarian: vastagcsőrű fahágó
Italian: Rampicatore beccoforte, Rampichino beccoforte, Rampichino dal becco forte
Japanese: hashibutoonikibashiri
Japanese: ハシブトオニキバシリ
Latin: Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus, Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus promeropirhynch
Dutch: Reuzenmuisspecht, Streepkopmuisspecht, Streepkop-muisspecht
Norwegian: Meiseltreløper
Polish: laziec kreskowany, łaziec kreskowany
Portuguese: arapaçu, arapaçu-de-bico-robusto, arapaçu-vermelho, Cochi-bicudo
Portuguese (Brazil): arapaçu, arapaçu-de-bico-robusto, Arapaçu-vermelho, cochi-bicudo
Russian: Толстоклювый меченосый древолаз
Slovak: klzáčik veľkozobý
Swedish: Stornäbbad trädklättrare
Chinese: 强嘴鴷雀



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