White-crowned Manakin Dixiphia pipra

Guy M. Kirwan, David Snow, and Andrew J. Spencer
Version: 2.0 — Published April 2, 2020


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Widespread, from north-central Costa Rica (49), south and east to the western Canal Zone in Panama (5, 50), then reappears in northwest South America, in northern Colombia, and in northern Venezuela (13). In northern Colombia, it is found in the West Andes (51), as well as throughout the east slope of the East Andes, and across the lowlands of Amazonia (52, 53), throughout most of eastern Ecuador (24) and eastern Peru south to Cuzco (54). It is also found east across Amazonian Brazil (55, 56), southern and eastern Venezuela (13), and throughout the Guianas (57, 28), with an extremely isolated population in the Atlantic Forest of eastern Brazil (55, 56).

Historical Changes to the Distribution

None reported (1).

Distribution of the White-crowned Manakin
  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Distribution of the White-crowned Manakin

Recommended Citation

Kirwan, G. M., D. Snow, and A. J. Spencer (2020). White-crowned Manakin (Dixiphia pipra), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman, B. K. Keeney, and T. S. Schulenberg, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.whcman2.02