Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodcreepers :: Wedge-billed Woodcreeper

Wedge-billed Woodcreeper Glyphorynchus spirurus

Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Pedro Vicente Maldonado, Ecuador - Mar 9, 2007 © Michael Woodruff  Pedro Vicente Maldonado, Ecuador - Jun, 2005 © Lou Hegedus 
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C. Central America, w. and Amazonian South America. E. South America;
Two populations;
(1) S. Mexico (Veracruz, n. Oaxaca, and Chiapas) s. along the Caribbean slope to Nicaragua.
(2) Both slopes of Costa Rica and Panama to Colobmia, w. Ecuador and w. Venezuela.
(3) W. Colombia.
(4) Ne. Colombia.
(5) C. Colombia, s. Venezuela and n. Ecuador.
(6) Ne. Venezuela.
(7) S. Venezuela.
(8) E. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and n. Brazil.
(9) Panama.
(10) E. Ecuador and n. Peru.
(11) Se. Peru and n. Bolivia.
(12) C. Amazonian Brazil and ne. Bolivia (Santa Cruz).
(13) Ec. Brazil (e. Bahia).
(14) C. Brazil (e. from the Rio Tapajos and Belem), but birds from the e. bank of Xingu may be intermediate between this race and (12).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source:


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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