Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tityridae (Tityras, Becards, Sharpbill)  
Genus: Schiffornis (5 species, 7 worldwide)


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Foothill Schiffornis (Schiffornis aenea) Rare/Accidental
   



Varzea Schiffornis
Varzea Schiffornis (Schiffornis major)
Inírida, Guainía, Colombia  
   

Found close to ground in {varzea} and flooded forest habitat, often in pairs. May have grey head, grey around eye, or be totally one color.

Russet-winged Schiffornis
Russet-winged Schiffornis (Schiffornis stenorhyncha panamensis)
Soberania National Park, Panama  
   
Photograph by Richard et Diane   © All Rights Reserved.


Brown-winged Schiffornis
Brown-winged Schiffornis (Schiffornis turdina)
Serra dos Carajás, Pará, Brazil  
   
Photograph by Hector Bottai     Copyright and usage info


Northern Schiffornis
Northern Schiffornis (Schiffornis veraepacis veraepacis)
Petén, Guatemala.  
   
Photograph by Jorge Dangel   © All Rights Reserved.

A nondescript brown bird found inside healthy tropical forest.


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