no locality = Pará, Brazil.
Closest to X. elegans, the two regarded as conspecific by some authors but normally treated as separate species; recent analyses based on genetic and morphological data support recognition of two species. Races juruanus and insignis here considered races of X. elegans, although usually treated as races of present species (see that species). Monotypic.
SE Amazonian Brazil S of Amazon, from R Tapajós and N bank of R Teles Pires E to N Maranhão (including Marajó I) and W Tocantins#R; purported record from Ceará (NE Brazil) involved a misidentified subadult Dendroplex picus.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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