Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thamnophilidae (Antbirds)  
Genus: Herpsilochmus (4 species, 17 worldwide)


Yellow-breasted Antwren
Yellow-breasted Antwren (Herpsilochmus axillaris senex) Male Vulnerable
Tatama National Park, Pueblo Rico, Risaralda, Colombia
  Female has red cap.
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


Spot-backed Antwren
Spot-backed Antwren (Herpsilochmus dorsimaculatus)
Inírida, Guainía, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Seen high in the canopy. Calls frequently.

Dugand's Antwren
Dugand's Antwren (Herpsilochmus dugandi) Male
Yasuní Research Station, Orellana, Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Tropical Birding (Nick Athanas)   © All Rights Reserved.

Dugand's Antwren
Dugand's Antwren (Herpsilochmus dugandi) Male
Conservatory of Tropical Studies Field Station, Loreto, Peru  
   
Photograph by Dave Krueper   © All Rights Reserved.

Greyish Antwren with black cap. Female has rufous cap. Canopy species.

Rufous-winged Antwren
Rufous-winged Antwren (Herpsilochmus rufimarginatus) Male
Brazil
  Note rufous cap on female.
   
Photograph by João Sérgio Barros F. de Souza   © All Rights Reserved.

Vocal. Found in canopy or mid-levels of forest.


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