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Location: Ubatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Cantorchilus longirostris

Thryothorus longirostris


Long bill, white supercilium, black eye stripe, rufescent brown upperparts with barring on the wings and tail, white chin, buffy breast.

Similar Species

Fawn-breasted Wren does not overlap in range.


Eastern Brazil


Two subspecies are recognized:

  • C .l. bahiae
  • C .l. longirostris

Was formerly placed in genus Thryothorus like all other species of the genus Cantorchilus.


Undergrowth of forest and woodland



  1. Clements, JF. 2010. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2010. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/Clements%206.5.xls/view

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