This species, and all current congeners except C. magellanicus, C. principalis and C. imperialis, formerly placed in genus Phloeoceastes. Closely related to C. guatemalensis and C. melanoleucos. Monotypic.
W slope of Andes and adjacent lowlands from SW Colombia (SW Cauca) S to NW Peru (S to Cajamarca).
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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