Bananal Antbird

Scientific Name
Cercomacra ferdinandi
Genus
Conservation Status
Vulnerable (VU)

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The Bananal Antbird (Cercomacra ferdinandi) is a species of bird in the Thamnophilidae family. It is endemic to the wetlands of the central Araguaia river in Brazil, and has one of the smallest ranges of any Amazon bird. Its natural habitat is the igap flooded forest, where it hunts for insects and invertebrates in the understory. It is most abundant in the Canto wetlands, which form the largest flooded forest of the southeastern Amazon.