Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)  
Genus: Dendrocincla (4 species, 6 worldwide)

Plain-brown Woodcreeper
Plain-brown Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla fuliginosa ridgwayi)
San Jeronimo, Colombia  

Often common. Note dark malar stripe. Often with ant swarms.

Ruddy Woodcreeper
Ruddy Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla homochroa homochroa)
Photograph by George Scott Photography   © All Rights Reserved.

Note small size, uniform color, and whiskers around the bill. Often with ant swarms.

White-chinned Woodcreeper
White-chinned Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla merula)
Leticia, Amazonas, Colombia
  Note blue eyes. Secretive inside terra firma forest, and usually with ant swarms.

Tyrannine Woodcreeper
Tyrannine Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla tyrannina)
ProAves Dusky Starfrontlet Reserve, Urrao, Antioquia, Colombia  

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