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Spotted Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus erythropygius

Described by: Sclater, P. L. (1860)
Alternate common name(s): Berlepsch's Woodcreeper, Ecuadorian Woodcreeper, Spot-throated Woodcreeper
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Milpe, Ecuador - Mar 10, 2007 © Michael Woodruff  Pedro Vicente Maldonado, Ecuador - Jun, 2005 © Lou Hegedus 
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S. Mexico to nw. South America;
Fragmented distribution in n. part of range;
(1) Highlands of c. and c. Mexico (ex. se. San Luis Potosi, Hidalgo, Veracruz s. to c. Oaxaca and Guerrero).
(2) Highlands of s. Mexico (ex. se. Oaxaca and Chiapas), ex. nw. El Salvador s. to nc. Nicaragua and locally in Belize.
(3) Se. Nicaragua, Costa Rica and c. Panama e. to Veraguas.
(4) C. and e. Panama e. from the Canal Zone to nw. Colombia s. along coast to n. Choco, lower Cauca Valley, c. Antioquia, middle Magdalena Valley s. to n. Caldas.
(5) Pacific slope of w. Andes in w. Colombia s. from c. Choco, upper Atrato Valley to sw. Ecuador s. to w. Loja.


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


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