Blackish antbird

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Blackish antbird
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A male blackish antbird at Apiacás, Mato Grosso state, Brazil
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A female blackish antbird at Rio Branco, Acre state, Brazil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thamnophilidae
Genus: Cercomacroides
Species: C. nigrescens
Binomial name
Cercomacroides nigrescens
(Cabanis & Heine, 1859)

Cercomacra nigrescens

The blackish antbird (Cercomacroides nigrescens) is a species of bird in the family Thamnophilidae. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Peru, and Suriname. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and heavily degraded former forest.