White-masked Antbird

Scientific Name
Pithys castaneus
Genus
Conservation Status
Near Threatened (NT)

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The White-masked Antbird (Pithys castaneus) is a bird species in the family Thamnophilidae. It is endemic to Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. This little-known bird was formerly considered a data deficient species by the IUCN. But new research has found it somewhat rare and declining. Consequently, it is classified as Near Threatened in 2008.