<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <html> <head><title>Bahia Antwren Herpsilochmus pileatus</title> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=unicode"> <meta name="resource-type" content="document"> <meta name="GENERATOR" content="MSHTML 6.00.6001.18183"> <meta http-equiv="author" content="Arthur Grosset"> <meta http-equiv="description" content="Bahia Antwren Herpsilochmus pileatus - some photos and notes"> <meta http-equiv="keywords" content="Bahia Antwren Herpsilochmus pileatus"> <meta http-equiv="distribution" content="Global"></head> <body text="#0f0000" alink="#680030" vlink="#306800" link="#003498" bgcolor="#d0ccd0"> <table cellpadding="10" width="640"> <tr> <td></td> <td><font face="Arial"><strong> Bahia Antwren <em>Herpsilochmus pileatus<br> <br></em></strong>Brazilian name: chorozinho-de-bon&#233;</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><a href="photos/herpil28891.jpg"><img alt="Male Bahia Antwren, Sauipe, Bahia, Brazil, October 2008 - click for larger image" src="photos/thumbherpil28891.jpg" border="0"></a></td> <td valign="top"><font face="ARIAL, GILL SANS MT, LUCIDA SANS, AGARAMOND, TIMES NEW ROMAN">Sauipe, Bahia, Brazil<br>October 2008</font><br> <p><font face="ARIAL, GILL SANS MT, LUCIDA SANS, AGARAMOND, TIMES NEW ROMAN">The Bahia Antwren is distributed near the coast of Bahia and most authorities restrict the distribution to south of Salvador. However, we saw this bird north of Salvador and the distribution in this area and into the south of Sergipe is confirmed by Jos&#233; Fernando Pacheco (pers. comm.)</font></p></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="photos/herpil28892.jpg"><img alt="Male Bahia Antwren, Sauipe, Bahia, Brazil, October 2008 - click for larger image" src="photos/thumbherpil28892.jpg" border="0"> </a></td> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"> </font> <p><font face="Arial">It is very similar to <a href="black-cappedantwren.html" target="_blank">Black-capped Antwren</a> <em>H. atricapillus</em> and <a href="caatingaantwren.html" target="_blank">Caatinga Antwren</a> <em>H. sellowi</em> but it has a shorter, less graduated tail and a different voice.<br><br>There are recordings and a distribution map on<a href="http://www.xeno-canto.org/species.php?query=herpsilochmus+pileatus" target="_blank" http:="" www.xeno-canto.org="" query='herpsilochmus+pileatus""' species.php=""><font color="#800080"> xeno-canto</font></a> and additional information is available through <a href="http://avibase.bsc-eoc.org/species.jsp?lang=EN&amp;id=D1ADD1A5C3D769CE&amp;ts=1233664097430&amp;sec=summary" target="_blank">Avibase</a> .</font></p></td></tr> <tr> <td></td> <td valign="top"></td></tr> <tr> <td></td> <td> <table cellpadding="10"> <tr> <td><a href="stripe-backedantbird.html">Previous Page</a></td> <td><a href="south%20american%20index.html">Back to Index</a></td> <td><a href="black-cappedantwren.html">Next Page</a></td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <hr size="5"> <table> <tr> <td></td> <td><font face="Arial" size="2">If you do not see a menu on the left, you may have arrived at this page from another site. Please click <a href="../index.html">Home</a> to get to my main page.</font></td> </tr> </table> <a href="http://www.birdingtop500.com/"><img src="http://www.birdingtop500.com/button.php?u=arthur@arthurgrosset.com" alt="Fatbirder&#39;s Top 1000 Birding Websites" border= "0"></a>