Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Puffbirds :: Spotted Puffbird

Spotted Puffbird Bucco tamatia

Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Nystactes tamatia


Roraima, Brazil - Jul, 2001 © Arthur Grosset  Roraima, Brazil - Jul, 2001 © Arthur Grosset 
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Amazonian South America;
(1) S. Colombia, e. Ecuador, ne. Peru, w. Brazil and ne. Bolivia (ne. Santa Cruz).
(2) E. Colombia, s. and e. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and n. Brazil.
(3) Nc. Brazil.
(4) C. Brazil.
(5) Ec. Brazil.
(6) Sw. Brazil.


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


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