Flammulated Treehunter (Thripadectes flammulatus) - HBW 8, p. 342
French: Anabate flammé
Spanish: Trepamusgos Flamulado
Taxonomy: Anabates flammulatus Eyton, 1849, New Grenada = “Bogotá”, Colombia.
Forms a superspecies with T. scrutator, and suggested by some authors as being possibly conspecific. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- bricenoi Berlepsch, 1907 - Andes of W Venezuela (Mérida).
- flammulatus (Eyton, 1849) - Santa Marta Mts (NE Colombia) and Andes of SW Venezuela (Táchira), Colombia (W Andes from Antioquia S to Cauca, C range, E range from Norte de Santander S to Cundinamarca), Ecuador (but on W slope S only locally to Azuay) and extreme N Peru (Piura, Cajamarca).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
a bird foraging and later regurgitating Locality Río Blanco Reserve, Caldas Department, Colombia (ssp flammulatus)
Daniêl Jimenez 14 November 2014 10 weeks ago 24 sec 4.3
A bird calling from undergrowth. Locality El Dorado Reserve, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Magdalena Department, Colombia (ssp flammulatus)
Keith Blomerley 14 November 2012 2 years ago 26 sec 4
A bird singing once Locality Tandayapa Valley, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (ssp flammulatus)
Scott Olmstead 10 January 2008 7 years ago 27 sec 3.2
Locality Bellavista Lodge, Tandayapa Valley, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (ssp flammulatus)
Dusan M. Brinkhuizen 14 January 2008 5 years ago 3.8
A rear view
Locality Cuchillo San Lorenzo, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Magdalena Department, Colombia (ssp flammulatus)
Arthur Grosset 15 April 2012 22 weeks ago 3.6
head view, coming out its nest hole
Locality Jardín, Antioquía Department, Colombia (ssp flammulatus)
Wim ten Have 24 February 2015 14 weeks ago 3.5
Eager response to playback
Locality Antioquía Department, Colombia (ssp flammulatus)
Diego Calderon - COLOMBIA... 27 February 2011 4 years ago 2.8