Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Troglodytidae (Wrens)  
Genus: Henicorhina (4 species, 5 worldwide)


Hermit Wood Wren
Hermit Wood Wren (Henicorhina anachoreta) Near Threatened ENDEMIC
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tropical Birding (Nick Athanas)   © All Rights Reserved.

Found above 2000m on the Santa Marta Sierra Nevada. The Grey-breasted Wood Wren, subspecies bangsi, is found lower. Once called the Santa Marta Wood Wren.

Grey-breasted Wood Wren
Grey-breasted Wood Wren (Henicorhina leucophrys leucophrys)
OtĂșn Quimbaya Wildlife Sanctuary, Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia  
   

White-breasted Wood Wren
White-breasted Wood Wren (Henicorhina leucosticta albilateralis)
Hotel Tinamu, Manizales, Colombia  
   

Found at lower altitudes than the Grey-breasted Wood Wren, with occasional range overlap.

Munchique Wood Wren
Munchique Wood Wren (Henicorhina negreti) Critically Endangered ENDEMIC
Tatama National Park, Pueblo Rico, Risaralda, Colombia
  Found only at high altitudes of the western Andean slope in Colombia, and with a more musical song than the Grey-breasted Wood Wren.
   


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