Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)  
Genus: Sclerurus (5 species, 7 worldwide)

Grey-throated Leaftosser
Grey-throated Leaftosser (Sclerurus albigularis propinquus) Near Threatened
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  

Black-tailed Leaftosser
Black-tailed Leaftosser (Sclerurus caudacutus)
Photograph by Manakin Nature Tours - Luis Urueña   © All Rights Reserved.

Scaly-throated Leaftosser
Scaly-throated Leaftosser (Sclerurus guatemalensis salvini)
Darien National Park, Panama  

Dusky Leaftosser
Dusky Leaftosser (Sclerurus obscurior macconnelli)
Palmas, TO, Brazil  
Photograph by Rodrigo Conte   © All Rights Reserved.

Dusky Leaftosser
Dusky Leaftosser (Sclerurus obscurior obscurior)
RN La Planada, Nariño, Colombia  

Split from the [Tawny-throated Leaftosser] in Central America, but visually virtually identical.
Perhaps starting a tunnel nest in a bank, which can be 50 cm. long (HBW).

Short-billed Leaftosser
Short-billed Leaftosser (Sclerurus rufigularis)
Photograph by Philip Stouffer   © All Rights Reserved.

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