Ant Birds

There are a number of Neotropical birds with the name Ant- in them. These include:

Genus Thamnophilus 31 species
Barred antshrike, Thamnophilus doliatus
Black-hooded antshrike, Thamnophilus bridges
Genus Tarawa 1 species
Great antshrike, Tarawa major

Antbirds in the very large family Thamnophillidae – 200 species
Genus Myrmeciza 22 species
Chestnut-backed Antbird, Myrmeciza excel

Ant-tanagers – 5 species in the genus Habia. These include:
Red-crowned Ant-tanager, Habia rubica
Red-throated Ant-tanager, Habia fuscicauda
Sooty Ant-tanager, Habia gutturalis
Black-cheeked Ant-tanager, Habia atrimaxillaris
Crested Ant-tanager, Habia cristata

Genus Neocossyphus
Black-faced Antthrush Formicarius analis
    • Southern white-fringed antwren, Formicivora (grisea) grisea
    • Northern white-fringed antwren, Formicivora (grisea) intermedia