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Sakesphorus
File:Black-crested Antshrike female.jpg
Female Black-crested Antshrike
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thamnophilidae
Genus: Sakesphorus
Chubb, 1918

Sakesphorus is a genus of birds in the antbird family Thamnophilidae. It contains the following species:

References[]

  • Brumfield, R. T., and S. V. Edwards. 2007. Evolution into and out of the Andes: a Bayesian analysis of historical diversification in Thamnophilus antshrikes. Evolution 61:346-367.



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