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Pectoral Antwren
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thamnophilidae
Genus: Herpsilochmus
Cabanis 1847

Herpsilochmus is a genus of birds in the antbird family (Thamnophilidae). They are found in woodlands in lowlands ad lower hoothills[1] in South America, although a single species (H. rufimarginatus) also occurs in Panama[1].



  1. ^ a b Ridgely, Robert and John A. Gwynne Jr. (1989). A Guide to the Birds of Panama with Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Honduras. Princeton University Press. ISBN 0691025126. 

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