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Anabacerthia striaticollis
Photo © by Pitter
Dapa, Valle de Cauca, Colombia, October 2012


Subspecies anxia
Photo © by NJ Larsen
El Dorado Lodge, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia, 24 August 2023


Western South America: found in Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia.



There are 6 subspecies[1]:

  • A. s. striaticollis:
  • A. s. anxia:
  • Santa Marta Mountains (north-eastern Colombia)
  • A. s. perijana:
  • Sierra de Perijá (Colombia/Venezuela border)
  • A. s. venezuelana:
  • Coastal cordillera of northern Venezuela
  • A. s. montana:
  • A. s. yungae:
  • Andes of south-eastern Peru (Cuzco and Puno) and western Bolivia


Moist montanes.



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  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2012. The eBird/Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to October 2012. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/downloadable-clements-checklist
  2. Avibase

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