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Ochre-breasted Foliage-gleaner - BirdForum Opus

Photo by Lcverissimo
Londrina, Paraná, Brazil, March 2014
Anabacerthia lichtensteini


15–17 cm


South America: found in eastern Paraguay to eastern and south-eastern Brazil and north-eastern Argentina (Misiones).


This is a monotypic species[1], which is sometimes placed in the genus Philydor.


Tropical lowland forest at around 800 m.



Little known, but thought to eat spiders and butterflies.


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2015. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2015, with updates to August 2015. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved April 2014)

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