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Neotropical News

A brief review of some of the important species-level changes that are incorporated in the 2014 revisions to the eBird/Clements Checklist.
February 14-17 (Friday to Monday) is the 17th annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). To participate, just go birding during this timeframe and make sure to enter your checklists in eBird.
Twenty years after field ornithologist Ted Parker's death, friends and colleagues pay tribute to Ted and his legacy.
Thousands of new images are now visible for most species cataloged in Neotropical Birds Online, thanks to a slideshow gallery ported into each account that scrolls through images found in our Neotropical Birds Online flickr group.
Site Updates

26 September 2014

New complete species accounts for Song Wren (Cyphorhinus phaeocephalus), contributed by Henry S. Pollock and T.J. Agin; for Black-crowned Antpitta (Pittasoma michleri), contributed by Patrick O'Donnell; and for Sooty Swift (Cypseloides fumigatus), contributed by Nathaniel Hernandez.

19 September 2014

New complete species accounts for Biscutate Swift (Streptoprocne biscutata), contributed by Audrey Bowe; for Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture (Cathartes burrovianus), contributed by Jack Eitniear; and for Rufous Nightjar (Antrostomus rufus), contributed by Reid Rumelt.

5 September 2014

New complete species account for Bearded Wood-Partridge (Dendrortyx barbatus), contributed by Jack Eitniear. Additionally, the account for Orange-breasted Falcon (Falcon deiroleucus) has been updated.

29 August 2014

New complete species account for Lyre-tailed Nightjar (Uropsalis lyra), contributed by Benjamin Van Doren.

Recently Completed Accounts

		Cyphorhinus phaeocephalus
Song Wren
Cyphorhinus phaeocephalus

		Pittasoma michleri
Black-crowned Antpitta
Pittasoma michleri

		Cypseloides fumigatus
Sooty Swift
Cypseloides fumigatus

		Streptoprocne biscutata
Biscutate Swift
Streptoprocne biscutata

		Cathartes burrovianus
Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture
Cathartes burrovianus

		Caprimulgus rufus
Rufous Nightjar
Antrostomus rufus

		Dendrortyx barbatus
Bearded Wood-Partridge
Dendrortyx barbatus

		Uropsalis lyra
Lyre-tailed Nightjar
Uropsalis lyra

		Nomonyx dominicus
Masked Duck
Nomonyx dominicus

		Ergaticus ruber
Red Warbler
Cardellina rubra

		Phylloscartes kronei
Restinga Tyrannulet
Phylloscartes kronei

		Catharus fuscater
Slaty-backed Nightingale-Thrush
Catharus fuscater

		Sporophila melanogaster
Black-bellied Seedeater
Sporophila melanogaster

		Carpodectes antoniae
Yellow-billed Cotinga
Carpodectes antoniae

		Coccothraustes abeillei
Hooded Grosbeak
Coccothraustes abeillei

		Megascops seductus
Balsas Screech-Owl
Megascops seductus

		Anisognathus igniventris
Scarlet-bellied Mountain-Tanager
Anisognathus igniventris

		Xenotriccus callizonus
Belted Flycatcher
Xenotriccus callizonus

		Colaptes auricularis
Gray-crowned Woodpecker
Colaptes auricularis

		Zenaida graysoni
Socorro Dove
Zenaida graysoni

		Harpyhaliaetus coronatus
Crowned Eagle
Buteogallus coronatus

		Caprimulgus saturatus
Dusky Nightjar
Antrostomus saturatus

		Cypseloides senex
Great Dusky Swift
Cypseloides senex

		Poecilotriccus pulchellus
Black-backed Tody-Flycatcher
Poecilotriccus pulchellus

		Caprimulgus whitelyi
Roraiman Nightjar
Setopagis whitelyi

		Poecilotriccus luluae
Johnson's Tody-Flycatcher
Poecilotriccus luluae

		Eugenes fulgens
Magnificent Hummingbird
Eugenes fulgens

		Ortalis columbiana
Colombian Chachalaca
Ortalis columbiana

		Heliodoxa branickii
Rufous-webbed Brilliant
Heliodoxa branickii

		Xenospiza baileyi
Sierra Madre Sparrow
Xenospiza baileyi