Species names in all available languages
|English (United States)||Spix's Spinetail|
|French||Synallaxe de Spix|
|Spanish (Argentina)||Pijuí Plomizo|
|Spanish (Paraguay)||Pijuí plomizo|
|Spanish (Spain)||Pijuí plomizo|
|Spanish (Uruguay)||Pijuí Común|
Spix's Spinetail Synallaxis spixi
Version: 1.0 — Published July 13, 2012
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Spix's Spinetail is a widely distributed species, and is common throughout much of its range. Nevertheless, relatively little is known this species, beyond some basic information on its nest, and habitat associations. has not been and widespreadIt seems that this bird has never been studied in detail, beyond simple observations of its behavior and nest. Sick (1993) reported sexual dimorphism in vocalizations, an observation that merits further investigation. Although the structure of the nest is known, there are no detailed studies of its reproductive biology, and so we lack information on the length of the incubation and nestling periods, its reproductive success, and other parameters. There a;sp is no information on such topics as age at first breeding, life span and survivorship, dispersal, population regulation, molts, territoriality and population density for Spix's Spinetail.