Hylophylax


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Noun1.Hylophylax - a genus of Formicariidae
bird genus - a genus of birds
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Effects of forest heterogeneity on occurrence and abundance of the scale-backed antbird, Hylophylax poecilinotus (Aves: Thamnophilidae), in the Amazon forest.
Multiple spcciation across the Andes and throughout Amazonia: the ease of the spot-backed antbird species complex (Hylophylax naevius/ Hylophylax naevioides).
Similarly, Hylopezus perspicillata, Formicarius analis, and Hylophylax naevioides (see also Willis 1972) were less numerous in hilly terrain.
Several other species, especially the woodcreepers Dendrocincla fuliginosa and Dendrocolaptes picumnus and the antbirds Hylophylax poecilinota, Percnostola rufifrons, and Formicarius colma, feed at swarms that pass through their territories, but do not follow swarms as they enter a neighboring territory (Willis 1972, 1982a, b, Hilty and Brown 1986).