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Chestnut-tailed Antbird (Sciaphylax hemimelaena) Hacienda Armorique, La Merced, Junin, Peru. Jan 2, 2021 Geotagged,Peru,Sciaphylax hemimelaena,Southern chestnut-tailed antbird,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Chestnut-tailed Antbird (Sciaphylax hemimelaena)

Hacienda Armorique, La Merced, Junin, Peru. Jan 2, 2021

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  1. 58 :)
    This is a delightful species, in pairs that often creep very close to the ground, almost like mice, and males often tend to come in closer than do females to observe intruders.
    Posted 19 days ago
    1. I have this feeling that you already have this far higher end number in mind, but are just feeding us them one by one. Even if so, that's the proper way to do it, just peaks the curiosity :) Posted 18 days ago
      1. Ahaha I'm not sure how many I'll bring us up to, but I do have a few waiting to be uploaded still :) Posted 18 days ago

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The southern chestnut-tailed antbird is a species of passerine bird in the family Thamnophilidae. It is found in the Amazon Rainforest in far southern Colombia, eastern Peru, northern Bolivia, and western and central Brazil.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
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By Thibaud Aronson

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Uploaded Feb 16, 2021. Captured Jan 2, 2021 10:08 in Unnamed Road, 12855, Peru.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/8.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO6400
  • 560mm