Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Troglodytidae (Wrens)  
Genus: Cinnycerthia (2 species, 4 worldwide)


Sepia-brown Wren
Sepia-brown Wren (Cinnycerthia olivascens olivascens)
ProAves Tangaras Reserve, El Carmen de Atrato, Choco, Colombia
  Often called Sharpe's Wren. Some birds have a white forehead.
   

Sepia-brown Wren
Sepia-brown Wren (Cinnycerthia olivascens) Immature
Rio Blanco Ecological Reserve, Manizales, Caldas, Colombia
  Immature Sepia-brown Wrens, unlike humans, have grey heads.
   

Moves in small groups that can suddenly become very loud.


Rufous Wren
Rufous Wren (Cinnycerthia unirufa)
Chingaza National Park, Colombia
  Other races are more uniformly colored; these have lighter colored heads.
   

Usually seen in small groups.
Uniformly colored race.


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