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Male Barred Antshrike  Barred antshrike,Geotagged,Spring,Thamnophilus doliatus,Trinidad and Tobago,black,crest,patterned,white Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Never heard of it, and that's what I like the most, another surprising species in your series. Well done! Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy, hopefully I can get a picture of the female as well. Posted 4 years ago
      1. Just looked it up, one of few birds where the female is more colorful :) Posted 4 years ago

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The barred antshrike is a passerine bird in the antbird family. It is found in the Neotropics from Tamaulipas, Mexico, through Central America, Trinidad and Tobago, and a large part of South America east of the Andes as far south as northern Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay. There is one accepted record from southern Texas. It is found in a wide range of wooded habitats in both humid and arid regions. Throughout a large part of its range, it is among the most common antbirds.

Similar species: Passerines
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Uploaded Jul 14, 2015. Captured May 31, 2015 07:14 in Second Street, San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago.
  • PENTAX K-50
  • f/8.0
  • 1/350s
  • ISO1600
  • 300mm