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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

27 March 2015

New complete species accounts for Choco Tinamou (Crypturellus kerriae), contributed by Vitor Gomes; and for Equatorial Graytail (Xenerpestes singularis), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.

20 March 2015

New complete accounts for Tepui Brushfinch (Atlapetes personatus), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Alvaro Jaramillo; and for Parker's Spinetail (Cranioleuca vulpecula), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Gary H. Rosenberg.

13 March 2015

New complete accounts for Band-winged Nightjar (Systellura longirostris), contributed by Sarah Crestol; and for Tepui Swift (Streptoprocne phelpsi), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Guy M. Kirwan.

6 March 2015

New complete species accounts for Fork-tailed Palm-Swift (Tachornis squamata), contributed by Sean Cooper; and for Stiles's Tapaculo (Scytalopus stilesi), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.

Recently Completed Accounts

		Crypturellus kerriae
Choco Tinamou
Crypturellus kerriae

		Xenerpestes singularis
Equatorial Graytail
Xenerpestes singularis

		Atlapetes personatus
Tepui Brush-Finch
Atlapetes personatus

		Cranioleuca vulpecula
Parker's Spinetail
Cranioleuca vulpecula

		Caprimulgus longirostris
Band-winged Nightjar
Systellura longirostris

		Streptoprocne phelpsi
Tepui Swift
Streptoprocne phelpsi

		Tachornis squamata
Fork-tailed Palm-Swift
Tachornis squamata

		Scytalopus stilesi
Stiles's Tapaculo
Scytalopus stilesi

		Caprimulgus cayennensis
White-tailed Nightjar
Hydropsalis cayennensis

		Odontorchilus cinereus
Tooth-billed Wren
Odontorchilus cinereus

		Hydropsalis torquata
Scissor-tailed Nightjar
Hydropsalis torquata

		Leucippus baeri
Tumbes Hummingbird
Leucippus baeri

		Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus
Strong-billed Woodcreeper
Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus

		Leucippus taczanowskii
Spot-throated Hummingbird
Leucippus taczanowskii

		Tangara callophrys
Opal-crowned Tanager
Tangara callophrys

		Hydropsalis climacocerca
Ladder-tailed Nightjar
Hydropsalis climacocerca

		Setopagis maculosa
Cayenne Nightjar
Setopagis maculosa

		Amazona dufresniana
Blue-cheeked Parrot
Amazona dufresniana

		Eleothreptus anomalus
Sickle-winged Nightjar
Eleothreptus anomalus

		Atlapetes rufigenis
Rufous-eared Brush-Finch
Atlapetes rufigenis

		Caprimulgus nigrescens
Blackish Nightjar
Nyctipolus nigrescens

		Heliodoxa aurescens
Gould's Jewelfront
Heliodoxa aurescens

		Rhynchopsitta terrisi
Maroon-fronted Parrot
Rhynchopsitta terrisi

		Sclerurus guatemalensis
Scaly-throated Leaftosser
Sclerurus guatemalensis

		Tangara argyrofenges
Green-throated Tanager
Tangara argyrofenges

		Bangsia arcaei
Blue-and-gold Tanager
Bangsia arcaei

		Coeligena bonapartei
Golden-bellied Starfrontlet
Coeligena bonapartei

		Melanotis caerulescens
Blue Mockingbird
Melanotis caerulescens

		Caprimulgus hirundinaceus
Pygmy Nightjar
Nyctipolus hirundinaceus

		Sarcoramphus papa
King Vulture
Sarcoramphus papa