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Photo © by Chris Allen
Reserva Mirador El Roble, Cebadero de Grallarias, Caldas, Colombia 16th November 2023
Nothocercus julius


Brown above barred with black, wings buff-spotted. Below, throat greyish-white, breast and flanks olivaceous brown, remainder of underparts bright rufous. Forecrown and sides of head bright chestnut.

Length 38cm.


Andes from west Venezuela and Colombia to Ecuador and southern Peru. Resident.


This species is monotypic[1]


Open woodland.



  1. Clements, J. F., P. C. Rasmussen, T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, A. Spencer, S. M. Billerman, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2023. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2023. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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