Rufous-browed Conebill (Conirostrum rufum) - HBW 16, p. 263
French: Conirostre roux
Spanish: Conirrostro Rufo
Taxonomy: Conirostrum rufum Lafresnaye, 1843, Santa Fé de Bogotá, Colombia.
Genus has sometimes been placed in Coerebidae or Parulidae, but molecular-genetic data indicate that it belongs in present family, with Oreomanes as sister-group. Monotypic.
Distribution: E Andes from W Venezuela (extreme S Táchira) S locally in adjacent Colombia from Norte de Santander (Páramo de Guerrero, W of Salazar) to latitude of Bogotá; also Santa Marta Mts (N Colombia).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird foraging in a bush. Locality Chingaza National Park, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia (Monotypic species)
Keith Blomerley 27 October 2012 20 weeks ago 20 sec 4
moving in bush Locality La Florida Park, Bogotá, Colombia (Monotypic species)
Martin Kennewell 12 May 2012 1 year ago 19 sec 3.8
one bird on a branch Locality Zipaquirá, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia
David Caro 15 March 2009 2 years ago 1 min 14 sec 3.8
one ind that came after playback. Locality Chingaza National Park, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia (Monotypic species)
Diego Calderon - COLOMBIA... 1 November 2009 3 years ago 15 sec 2.5
PhotosSee all 10 photos
on a tree
Locality José Celestino Mutis Botanical Garden, Bogotá, Colombia
oleicfrisbee 46 weeks ago 4
Male - perched in a small tree.
Locality Bogotá, Colombia
Blair Wainman 14 January 2007 4 years ago 3.9
Bird perchind on a abutilon
Locality Chía, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia
Juan Sebastián Páramo 23 February 2013 16 weeks ago 3.8
on the branch of a fern
Locality Chicaque Natural Park, San Antonio del Tequendama, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia
mauricio rueda 8 December 2010 2 years ago 3.8
An adult perched in a yellow-flowering bush approximately 5 feet off the ground
Locality Bogotá, Colombia (Monotypic species)
Blair Wainman 18 February 2009 4 years ago 3.6
Adult perched high in a tree.
Locality La Florida Park, Bogotá, Colombia (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 28 February 2010 34 weeks ago 3.3
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