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Thamnophilus
File:Thamnophilus doliatus female.jpg
female Barred Antshrike
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thamnophilidae
Genus: Thamnophilus
Vieillot, 1816
Species

see text.

Thamnophilus is a genus of antbird in the family Thamnophilidae. The species in this genus are commonly known as antshrikes. They are insectivores that feed by gleaning prey from foliage and are found in the Neotropics. It contains the following species:

File:CHOCA-DA-MATA macho ( Thamnophilus caerulescens).jpg



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