Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thamnophilidae (Antbirds)  
Genus: Taraba (1 species, 1 worldwide)

Great Antshrike
Great Antshrike (Taraba major melanurus) Male
Puerto NariƱo, Amazonas, Colombia  

Great Antshrike
Great Antshrike (Taraba major) Female
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  

A large widepread antshrike which is sometimes common, and sometimes found in secondary growth.

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