J. F. Gmelin, 1789,
Tierra del Fuego.
Formerly treated as including S. griseicollis, S. altirostris, S. affinis, S. urubambae, S. simonsi, S. zimmeri, S. acutirostris, S. superciliaris, S. fuscus and S. canus; race fuscicauda of S. meridanus also sometimes included here. Studies have shown that present species differs vocally from all of these; occurs in sympatry with S. fuscus in C Chile (Valdivia to Bío Bío). Monotypic.
C Chile (from Ñuble and in Andes from Aconcagua) and W Argentina (Mendoza) S to Tierra del Fuego.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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