Buff-fronted Foliage-gleanerPhilydor rufum
(aka Philydor rufus)

Brazilian name: Limpa-folha-de-testa-baia
Buff-fronted Foliage-gleaner, Intervales, São Paulo, Brazil, April 2004 - click for larger image Brazil

The Buff-fronted Foliage-gleaner is distributed in Costa Rica and Panama, the coastal highlands of Venezuela, Andean highlands from Colombia to Bolivia and in southern Brazil. It is found in humid and montane forest.  

Buff-fronted Foliage-gleaner, Camacã, Bahia, Brazil, November 2008 - click for larger image

The forehead and broad supercilium are buffy and contrast with the grey crown and stripe behind the eye. It is olive-brown above with rufous wings and tail. Underparts are buffy.

There are recordings on xeno-canto, a distribution map from NatureServe and additional information available via Avibase.

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