Stripe-backed Antbird / Myrmorchilus strigilatus

Stripe-backed Antbird / Myrmorchilus strigilatus

Stripe-backed Antbird

SCI Name:  Myrmorchilus strigilatus
Protonym:  Myiothera strigilata Beitr.Naturgesch.Brasil. 3 p.1064
Category:  Passeriformes / Thamnophilidae /
Taxonomy Code:  stbant2
Type Locality:  Province of Baia, Brazil.
Author:  
Publish Year:  1831
IUCN Status:  

DEFINITIONS

MYRMORCHILUS
(Thamnophilidae; Ϯ Stripe-backed Antbird M. strigilatus) Gr. μυρμος murmos  ant; ορχιλος orkhilos  unknown bird, probably the wren; "Myrmorchilus gen. nov.   ...   Related to Rhoporchilus but rictal bristles obvious, feathers of chin and forehead with distinct terminal setæ, tarsus twice as long as middle toe without claw, and plantar scutella indistinct; differing from Drymophila in having nostrils slit-like and very broadly operculate, tarsus nearly half as long as wing, and other characters.   Type. — Myiothera strigilata Maximilian.   (Mυρμηξ, an ant; ορχιλος, a wren.)" (Ridgway 1909).
Var. Myrmochilus.

strigilata / strigilatus
Mod. L. strigilatus  striped, barred  < L. strix, strigis furrow, groove.
● "55. TROGON.  ...  strigilatus.  1. T. cinereus, alis strigis albis.  Trogon cayanensis cinereus. Briss. av. 4. p. 165. t. 16. f. 1.  Habitat in Cayania." (Linnaeus 1766) (syn. Trogon viridis). 

SUBSPECIES

Stripe-backed Antbird (strigilatus)
SCI Name: Myrmorchilus strigilatus strigilatus
strigilata / strigilatus
Mod. L. strigilatus  striped, barred  < L. strix, strigis furrow, groove.
● "55. TROGON.  ...  strigilatus.  1. T. cinereus, alis strigis albis.  Trogon cayanensis cinereus. Briss. av. 4. p. 165. t. 16. f. 1.  Habitat in Cayania." (Linnaeus 1766) (syn. Trogon viridis). 

Stripe-backed Antbird (suspicax)
SCI Name: Myrmorchilus strigilatus suspicax
suspicax
L. suspicax, suspicacis  suspicuous, distrustful  < suspicari  to suspect.