Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ovenbirds :: Lesser Canastero

Lesser Canastero Asthenes pyrrholeuca

Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): Sharp-billed Canastero
Old scientific name(s): Thripophaga pyrrholeuca


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S. South America;
(1) C. and s. Chile (Aconcagua s. to Aisen with sight records from Magallanes), and wc. Argentina (s. Mendoza, Neuuen, and w. Rio Negro).
Winters in nw. Argentian and s. Bolivia.
(2) C. and s. Argentina (sw. Santiago del Estero, ne. Cordoba, s. La Pampa and sw. Buenos Aires s. to Santa Cruz).
Winters n. to e. and ne. Argentina and s. Paraguay and possible Uruguay.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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