Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ovenbirds :: Buff-fronted Foliage-gleaner

Buff-fronted Foliage-gleaner Philydor rufus

Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): Buff-fronted Leaf-gleaner
Old scientific name(s): Philydor rufum


Parque Estadual Intervales, São Paulo, Brazil - Apr, 2004 © Arthur Grosset  Milpe, Ecuador - Feb, 2007 © Lou Hegedus  near Iguazu Falls, Argentina - Oct, 2004 © Harold Stiver  Serra da Cantareira, São Paulo, Brazil - Jun 8, 2005 © Charlie Moores  Serra da Cantareira, São Paulo, Brazil - Jun 8, 2005 © Charlie Moores 
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S. Central America. N. and w. South America. Sc. and se. tropical South America;
Highly fragmented distribution;
(1) Highlands of Costa Rica and w. Panama e. to w. Chiriqui and Bocas del Toro, c. and e. Andes of Colombia Antioquia, Caldas, and w. slope from Santander s. to Cundinamarca).
(2) W. Andes of Colombia s. from Choco to nw. Ecuador s. to Pichincha and El Oro.
(3) N. Venezuela (c. Falcon in the Sierra de San Luis and coastal mountains of Yaracuy and Carabobo e. to Miranda).
(4) S. Venezuela (nw. Bolivar on Cerro El Negro and n. Amazonas on Cerro Calentura).
(5) Foothills of the e. slope of the Andes in Ecuador s. from w. Napo, e. Peru and c. Bolivia s. to Chuquisaca.
(6) Sw. Brazil (Mato Grosso, s. Goias).
(7) E. and se. Brazil (Minas Gerias, se. Bahia, Espirito Santo s. to s. Mato Grosso do Sul and n. Rio Grande do Sul), e. Paraguay and ne. Argentina (Misiones and ne. Corrientes).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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