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Photo by Lcverissimo
Londrina, Paraná, Brazil, August 2012
Nonnula rubecula


White band from bill to eye, white eye-ring and grey-brown upperparts. Below there are rufous tinges to the breast and flanks.


Two distinct areas; one the central Amazon Basin with parts of the Guianas. Also Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela.



Moist lowland forests and swamps.


Its diet includes a variety of beetles and insects including caterpillars.

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