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Black-faced Antbird

Myrmoborus myotherinus (von Spix, 1825)

The Black-faced Antbird (Myrmoborus myotherinus) is a species of bird, about 12–13 cm (5 inches) long, in the antbird family Thamnophilidae. It is endemic in a wide range across the Amazon basin. It feeds on insects and spiders and sometimes follows army ants to catch the insects disturbed by their march. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Thamnophilidae
Genus:
  Myrmoborus

Scientific:
  Myrmoborus myotherinus

Citation:
  (von Spix, 1825)

Reference:
  Av.Sp.Nov.Brasil. 2 p.30 pl.42 fig.1

Protonym:
  Thamnophilus myotherinus

Avibase ID:
  F5CD90189AA87081

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F5CD9018

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561395

Geographic range:

  • Myrmoborus myotherinus myotherinus: Extreme e Peru to nw Bolivia and sw Amazonian Brazil
  • Myrmoborus myotherinus [elegans or napensis]: SE Colombia to s Venezuela, cent. Peru and nw Amazonian Brazil
  • Myrmoborus myotherinus incanus: NW Amazonian Brazil (along north bank of R. Solimões)
  • Myrmoborus myotherinus ardesiacus: W Brazil (R. Japurá to lower R. Negro)
  • Myrmoborus myotherinus proximus: W Brazil (south bank of R. Amazon from R. Purús to R. Madeira)
  • Myrmoborus myotherinus ochrolaemus: Brazil s of R. Amazon (R. Madeira to Tocantins, Mato Grosso)
  • Myrmoborus myotherinus sororius: S-cent. Amazonian Brazil (se Amazonas, Rondônia)
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English:
Black-faced Antbird
Czech:
mravenčík černolící
German:
Schmalbrauen-Ameisenschnäpper
Danish:
Sortmasket Myrefugl
Spanish:
Hormiguero Carinegro
Finnish:
mustanaamamuura
French:
Alapi masqué
Italian:
Formichiere faccianera
Japanese:
kaoguroaridori
Japanese:
カオグロアリドリ
Dutch:
Zwartmaskermierkruiper
Norwegian:
Maskemaurfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Maskemaurfugl
Polish:
mrówiec czarnolicy
Portuguese:
Formigueiro-de-cara-preta
Portuguese (Brazil):
Formigueiro-de-cara-preta
Russian:
Чернолицая малая муравьянка
Slovak:
mravcovka čiernolíca
Swedish:
svartmaskad myrfågel
Ukrainian:
Гормігуеро чорнощокий
Chinese:
黑脸蚁鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Alapi masqué ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Alapi masqué ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Black-faced Antcreeper ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Myrmoborus myotherinus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Myrmoborus myotherinus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Myrmoborus myotherinus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Black-faced Antbird ( Myrmoborus myotherinus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Myrmoborus myotherinus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Myrmoborus myotherinus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: formiguera caranegra
Czech: Mravencík cernolící, mravenčík černolící
Danish: Sortmasket Myrefugl
German: Schmalbrauen-Ameisenschnäpper, Schuppenflügel-Ameisenschnäpper
English: Black faced Antbird, Black-faced Antbird, Black-faced Antcreeper
English (IOC): Black-faced Antbird
Spanish: Hormiguero carinegro, Hormiguero Ratonero
Spanish (Colombia): Hormiguero Carinegro
Spanish (Ecuador): Hormiguero carinegro
Spanish (Spain): Hormiguero Carinegro
Spanish (HBW): Black-faced Antbird
Spanish (Peru): Hormiguero de Cara Negra
Spanish (Venezuela): Hormiguero Ratonero
Finnish: Mustanaamamuura
French: Alapi masqué, Fourmilier à face noire
Italian: Formichiere faccianera, Rampichino formichiere faccianera
Japanese: kaoguroaridori
Japanese: カオグロアリドリ
Scientific: Myrmoborus myotherinus, Myrmoborus myotherinus myotherinus, Thamnophilus myotherinus
Lithuanian: juodaveidė mažoji skruzdinukė
Dutch: Zwartmaskermierkruiper, Zwartmasker-mierkruiper
Norwegian Nynorsk: Maskemaurfugl
Norwegian: Maskemaurfugl
Polish: czarnoliczek białobrzuchy, mrówiec czarnolicy
Portuguese: Formigueiro-de-cara-preta, papa-formiga-de-face-negra
Portuguese (Brazil): Formigueiro-de-cara-preta, papa-formiga-de-face-negra
Portuguese (Portugal): Formigueiro-de-faces-pretas
Russian: Чернолицая малая муравьянка
Slovak: mravcovka čiernolíca
Serbian: Crnolika mravarka
Swedish: Svartmaskad myrfågel
Ukrainian: Гормігуеро чорнощокий
Chinese: 黑脸蚁鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 黑臉蟻鳥

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