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Uniform or Brigida's Woodcreeper

Hylexetastes [uniformis or brigidai] (= Hylexetastes uniformis) Hellmayr, CE 1909

The uniform woodcreeper is a species of bird in the Dendrocolaptinae subfamily. It was formerly considered as a subspecies of the red-billed woodcreeper. It is found in humid forest in the south-central Amazon of Bolivia and Brazil. Source: Wikipedia

  Hylexetastes uniformis

Original description

  Hellmayr, CE 1909

   Rev. Franç. Orn. 1 p.100

  Hylexetastes uniformis


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  TSN: 713384

Geographic range:

  • Hylexetastes brigidai: southeastern Amazonian Brazil (between the Xingu and the Tocantins-Araguaia rivers)
  • Hylexetastes uniformis: south central Amazonia (Brazil south of the Amazon between the Rio Madeira and the Rio Xingu, and northeastern Bolivia)
Uniform or Brigida's Woodcreeper
Grimpar uni ou G. de Brigida

Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Uniform or Brigida's Woodcreeper ( Hylexetastes [uniformis or brigidai])
Clements, version 2021:
Uniform Woodcreeper ( Hylexetastes uniformis) [version 2]
eBird version 2021:
Uniform Woodcreeper ( Hylexetastes uniformis) [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Hylexetastes [perrotii, brigidai or uniformis]

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German: Braunkehl-Baumsteiger
English: Uniform or Brigida's Woodcreeper, Uniform Woodcreeper
English (IOC): Uniform/Brigida's Woodcreeper
English (United States): Uniform Woodcreeper
Spanish: Trepatroncos Uniforme
Spanish (Spain): Trepatroncos uniforme
Spanish (Mexico): Trepatroncos Uniforme
French: Grimpar uni, Grimpar uni ou G. de Brigida
Scientific: Hylexetastes [uniformis or brigidai], Hylexetastes uniformis
Portuguese (Brazil): arapaçu-uniforme/de-loro-cinza
Portuguese (Portugal): trepa-troncos-uniforme
Russian: Одноцветный древолаз
Slovak: klzáčik jednofarebný
Swedish: enfärgad trädklättrare/paráträdklättrare
Turkish: Kızılca Kırmızı Gagalı Tırmaşık

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