Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Conopophagidae (Gnateaters)  
Genus: Conopophaga (2 species, 10 worldwide)

Chestnut-belted Gnateater
Chestnut-belted Gnateater (Conopophaga aurita)
Mitu, Vaupes, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Stays close to the ground. Female does not have black face.

Chestnut-crowned Gnateater
Chestnut-crowned Gnateater (Conopophaga castaneiceps)
Bosque Yotoco, Valle de Cauca, Colombia  
Photograph by Jurgen Beckers - Reserva Natural La Isla Escondida   © All Rights Reserved.

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