Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thamnophilidae (Antbirds)  
Genus: Cercomacroides (5 species, 6 worldwide)


Riparian Antbird
Riparian Antbird (Cercomacroides fuscicauda) Male
Puerto Nariño, Amazonas, Colombia  
   

Riparian Antbird
Riparian Antbird (Cercomacroides fuscicauda) Female
Puerto Nariño, Amazonas, Colombia  
   

Split from the Blackish Antbird. Only song (not call) and habitat are different. Riparian means found along river forests.

Blackish Antbird
Blackish Antbird (Cercomacroides nigrescens nigrescens) Male
Peperpot Nature Park, Commewijne, Suriname
  A darker race than those in the southern half of South America.
   
Photograph by Tropical Birding (Nick Athanas)   © All Rights Reserved.

Blackish Antbird
Blackish Antbird (Cercomacroides nigrescens aequatorialis) Female
Wildsumaco Lodge, Sumaco, Ecuador
  Note greyish eyes. Male identical to male Riparian Antbird.
   
Photograph by Peter Hawrylyshyn   © All Rights Reserved.


Parker's Antbird
Parker's Antbird (Cercomacroides parkeri) Male ENDEMIC
ProAves Chestnut-capped Piha Reserve, Anorí, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

Parker's Antbird
Parker's Antbird (Cercomacroides parkeri) Female ENDEMIC
Otún Quimbaya Wildlife Sanctuary, Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia  
   

Local between around 1200 and 2200 meters.

Black Antbird
Black Antbird (Cercomacroides serva) Male
Owlet Lodge, Peru  
   
Photograph by Peter Hawrylyshyn   © All Rights Reserved.

Black Antbird
Black Antbird (Cercomacroides serva) Female
Reserva Natural La Isla Escondida, Orito, Putumayo, Colombia
  Note plain wing.
   


Dusky Antbird
Dusky Antbird (Cercomacroides tyrannina) Male
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
   

Dusky Antbird
Dusky Antbird (Cercomacroides tyrannina) Immature
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama  
   



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