Salvin and Godman, 1884,
See T. argentea, with which hitherto treated as conspecific; differs in its more extensive black hood, extending onto nape and upper breast (2); lack of a deep cobalt wingpanel (3); paler, much less yellow underparts, mantle and back, with more grey smudging below (2); larger bill (effect size 2.5, score 2); and shorter wing (effect size –2.03, score 2). Monotypic.
Tepuis of S Venezuela (in Amazonas and Bolívar), and adjacent N Brazil and Guyana (Twek-quay).
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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