Striated Earthcreeper (Upucerthia serrana) - HBW 8, p. 248
French: Upucerthie striée
Spanish: Bandurrita Estriada
Taxonomy: Upucerthia serrana Taczanowski, 1875, Junín and Acancocha, Peru.
Considered by some to form a superspecies with U. andaecola. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- serrana Taczanowski, 1875 - Andes of N & C Peru (Cajamarca S to Lima and Junín).
- huancavelicae Morrison, 1938 - Andes of S Peru (Huancavelica).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
VideosSee all 9 videos
A bird calling from a tree. This is an Peruvian endemic. Locality Comas, Junín Department, Peru (ssp serrana)
Yoel Jimenez 10 November 2012 50 weeks ago 37 sec 4.7
A bird singing. Locality Huascarán National Park, Ancash Department, Peru (ssp serrana)
herve jacob 20 October 2010 2 years ago 33 sec 4.3
A bird foraging around. Locality Comas, Junín Department, Peru (ssp serrana)
Yoel Jimenez 11 November 2012 1 year ago 24 sec 4.1
singing in a tree Locality Comas, Junín Department, Peru (ssp serrana)
Daniêl Jimenez 11 November 2012 1 year ago 45 sec 4.1
side view in bush, poohs and moves off Locality Celendín, Cajamarca Department, Peru (ssp serrana)
Martin Kennewell 1 November 2012 27 weeks ago 16 sec 4
An adult bird preening Locality Punto River, Junín Department, Peru (ssp serrana)
Luc Fazio 28 February 2005 6 years ago 40 sec 3.6