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Chotoy Spinetail

The Chotoy Spinetail (Schoeniophylax phryganophilus) is a species of bird in the Furnariidae family, the ovenbirds. It is monotypic within the genus Schoeniophylax.

It is found in Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, regions of northern Argentina, and extreme southern Brazil, including the Pantanal.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist shrubland and heavily degraded former forest.


BirdLife International 2004. Schoeniophylax phryganophilus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 27 July 2007.

External links

Chotoy Spinetail videos on the Internet Bird Collection

Chotoy Spinetail photo gallery VIREO

Photo-Medium Res; Article chandra.as.utexas.edu–"Birds of Brazil"

Photo-High Res; Article tropicalbirding

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