Moustached Antpitta Grallaria alleni


Collar, N.J.; Gonzaga, L.P.; Krabbe, N.; Madroño Nieto, A.; Naranjo, L.G.; Parker, T.A.; Wege, D.C. 1992. Threatened Birds of the Americas: The ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Freile, J. F.; Chaves, J. A. 2004. Interesting distributional records and notes on the biology of bird species from a cloud forest reserve in north-west Ecuador. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 124: 6-16.

Freile, J. F.; Parra, J. L.; Graham, C. H. 2010. Distribution and conservation of Grallaria and Grallaricula antpittas (Grallariidae) in Ecuador. Bird Conservation International 20(4): 410-431.

Freile, J. F.; Renjifo, L. M. 2003. First nesting records of the Moustached Antpitta (Grallaria alleni). Wilson Bulletin 115: 11-15.

Greeney, H. F.; Gelis, R. A. 2006. Observations on parental care of the Moustached Antpitta (Grallaria alleni) in northwestern Ecuador. Ornitologia Neotropical 17: 313-316.

Krabbe, N.; Coopmans, P. 2000. Rediscovery of Grallaria alleni (Formicariidae) with notes on its range, song and identification. Ibis 142: 183-187.

Krabbe, N.; Skov, F.; Fjeldså, J.; Petersen, I.K. 1998. Avian diversity in the Ecuadorian Andes - an atlas of distribution of Andean forest birds and conservation priorities. Centre for Research on Cultural and Biological Diversity of Andean Rainsforests (DIVA), Ronde, Denmark.

López-Ordóñez, J.P.; Cortés-Herrera, J.O.; Paez-Ortíz, C.A.; González-Rojas, M.F. 2013. Nuevos registros y comentarios sobre la distribución de algunas especies de aves en los Andes Occidentales de Colombia. Orn. Colombiana 13: 21-36.

Stiles, F. G. 1998. Notes on the biology of two threatened species of Bangsia tanagers in northwestern Colombia. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 118: 25-31.

Wege, D.C.; Long, A.J. 1995. Key Areas for threatened birds in the Neotropics. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Grallaria alleni. Downloaded from on 18/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 18/08/2022.