Sulphur-bellied Tyrant-Manakin / Neopelma sulphureiventer

Sulphur-bellied Tyrant-Manakin / Neopelma sulphureiventer

Sulphur-bellied Tyrant-Manakin

SCI Name:  Neopelma sulphureiventer
Protonym:  Scotothorus sulphureiventer Verh.k.k.Zool.-Bot.Ges.Wien 53 p.202
Taxonomy:  Passeriformes / Pipridae /
Taxonomy Code:  sbtman1
Type Locality:  [Villa Bella de] Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Publish Year:  1903
IUCN Status:  


(Pipridae; Ϯ Wied's Tyrant Manakin N. aurifrons) Gr. νεος neos  new, different; πελμα pelma, πελματος pelmatos  sole of the foot; “Muscicapa aurifrons of P. Max. (M. luteocephala, Lafr.) — a bird referred by Cabanis to Elainea and by Burmeister to Euscarthmus; but which, I think, from the structure of the feet ought rather to be placed near to, if not in the genus Heteropelma   ...   β. Neopelma, nob.   Pedibus debilibus, rostro breviore, latiore, apice non uncinato.    6. HETEROPELMA AURIFRONS. — Musc. aurifrons, P. Max. Beitr. iii. p. 829. — M. luteocephala, Lafr. Mag. de Zool. 1833, pl. 13. — Elainea aurifrons, Cab. in Schomb. Reise, iii. p. 701. — Euscarthmus aurifrons, Burm. Thiere Bras. ii. p. 489, ex Brasil. et Guiana.” (P. Sclater 1860); "Neopelma Sclater, 1860, Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 28, p. 467. Type, by monotypy, Muscicapa aurifrons Wied." (Snow in Peters 1979, VIII, 255).
Synon. Paroides.

L. sulphureus  sulphurous  < sulphur, sulphuris  sulphur; venter, ventris  belly.