Birds of Brazil

    PASSERIFORMES: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)  
Genus: Dendrocincla (3 species, 6 worldwide)

Plain-brown Woodcreeper
Plain-brown Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla fuliginosa ridgwayi)
San Jeronimo, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Often common. Note dark malar stripe. Often with ant swarms.

White-chinned Woodcreeper
White-chinned Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla merula)
Leticia, Amazonas, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Note blue eyes. Similar to [Plain-brown Woodcreeper], but face more uniform. Secretive inside 'tierra firma' forest, and virtually always with ant swarms.

Plain-winged Woodcreeper
Plain-winged Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla turdina)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  A medium-sized woodcreeper.
Photograph by João Sérgio Barros F. de Souza   © All Rights Reserved.

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