Ovenbirds (Furnariidae)

Striated Earthcreeper (Upucerthia serrana) - HBW 8, p. 248

French: Upucerthie striée German: Streifenerdhacker 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).