Genus Phaenostictus


Ocellated Antbird - The species is 19cm long and weighs around 50 g. The eye is surrounded by a large area of bare blue coloured skin. The plumage varies slightly amongst the three subspecies, but overall it has a grey crown, black throat with a buff breast changing into a spotted belly and back.

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Thamnophilidae
Genus : Phaenostictus