24 May, 2011

Northern Barred Woodcreeper

Scientific Name: Dendrocolaptes sanctithomae

Population Estimate: 50-500K

Range / Habitat: Subtropical / tropical lowland moist forest of southern Mexico, Central America, northwestern South America.

Field Notes: Large woodcreeper with straight, stout bill. Fine black barring on head, neck and chest which distinguishes it from many other woodcreepers which have white streaking. Distinctive call.

Personal Notes: Seen at Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

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