Genus Parmoptila


Parmoptila jamesoni - Jameson's Antpecker is a songbird species found in central Africa. Like all antpeckers, it is tentatively placed in the of estrildid finch family . It has traditionally been included as a subspecies of P. rubrifrons and the common name "Jameson's Antpecker" was sometimes used for both taxa. But today, they are often considered distinct species.


Jameson's Antpecker - This bird inhabits tropical lowland moist forest in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire. When Jameson's and the Red-fronted antpeckers were still evaluated as one species, they were classified as a species of Least Concern by the IUCN


Woodhouse's Antpecker - Woodhouse's Antpecker inhabits subtropical/ tropical lowland moist forest at Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, the Republic of Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda.

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Estrildidae
Genus : Parmoptila