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Site Updates

5 February 2016

New complete account for Koepcke's Screech-Owl (Megascops koepckeae), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.

29 January 2016

New complete accounts for Colombian Screech-Owl (Megascops colombianus),
completed by Oscar Humberto Marín-Gómez; and for Orange-banded Flycatcher (Nephelomyias lintoni), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.

22 January 2016

New complete accounts for Tacarcuna Chlorospingus (Chlorospingus tacarcunae),
contributed by Jorge E. Avendaño-C; and for Santa Marta Brushfinch (Atlapetes melanocephalus), contributed by Paola Andrea Montoya Valencia.

15 January 2016

New complete accounts for Gray-breasted Martin (Progne chalybea), contributed by Ben Lagasse; and for White-bellied Spinetail (Synallaxis propinqua), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Gary H. Rosenberg.

Recently Completed Accounts

		Megascops koepckeae
Koepcke's Screech-Owl
Megascops koepckeae

		Megascops colombianus
Colombian Screech-Owl
Megascops colombianus

		Nephelomyias lintoni
Orange-banded Flycatcher
Nephelomyias lintoni

		Chlorospingus tacarcunae
Tacarcuna Chlorospingus
Chlorospingus tacarcunae

		Atlapetes melanocephalus
Santa Marta Brush-Finch
Atlapetes melanocephalus

		Progne chalybea
Gray-breasted Martin
Progne chalybea

		Synallaxis propinqua
White-bellied Spinetail
Synallaxis propinqua

		Querula purpurata
Purple-throated Fruitcrow
Querula purpurata

		Myiophobus inornatus
Unadorned Flycatcher
Myiophobus inornatus

		Saltator nigriceps
Black-cowled Saltator
Saltator nigriceps

		Arremon torquatus
White-browed Brush-Finch
Arremon torquatus

		Sporophila nuttingi
Nicaraguan Seed-Finch
Sporophila nuttingi

		Arremon castaneiceps
Olive Finch
Arremon castaneiceps

		Hylocharis leucotis
White-eared Hummingbird
Hylocharis leucotis

		Thryophilus sinaloa
Sinaloa Wren
Thryophilus sinaloa

		Heliangelus zusii
Bogota Sunangel
Heliangelus zusii

		Caryothraustes poliogaster
Black-faced Grosbeak
Caryothraustes poliogaster

		Cairina moschata
Muscovy Duck
Cairina moschata

		Phaethornis koepckeae
Koepcke's Hermit
Phaethornis koepckeae

		Vireo modestus
Jamaican Vireo
Vireo modestus

		Euchrepomis callinota
Rufous-rumped Antwren
Euchrepomis callinota

		Torreornis inexpectata
Zapata Sparrow
Torreornis inexpectata

		Anairetes parulus
Tufted Tit-Tyrant
Anairetes parulus

		Phyllomyias plumbeiceps
Plumbeous-crowned Tyrannulet
Phyllomyias plumbeiceps

		Arremon schlegeli
Golden-winged Sparrow
Arremon schlegeli

		Zimmerius cinereicapilla
Red-billed Tyrannulet
Zimmerius cinereicapilla

		Chlorornis riefferii
Grass-green Tanager
Chlorornis riefferii

		Thamnophilus aroyae
Upland Antshrike
Thamnophilus aroyae

		Neothraupis fasciata
White-banded Tanager
Neothraupis fasciata

		Nyctibius griseus
Common Potoo
Nyctibius griseus