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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

30 January 2015

New complete accounts for Cayenne Nightjar (Setopagis maculosa), contributed by Arlen Papazian; and for Blue-cheeked Parrot (Amazona dufresniana), contributed by R. Dickey.

23 January 2015

New complete species accounts for Sickle-winged Nightjar (Eleothreptus anomalus), contributed by Nathaniel Young; and for Rufous-eared Brush-Finch (Atlapetes rufigenis), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Alvaro Jaramillo.

16 January 2015

New complete species accounts for Blackish Nightjar (Nyctipolus nigrescens), contributed by Kate Bemis; for Gould's Jewelfront (Heliodoxa aurescens), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg; and for Maroon-fronted Parrot (Rhynchopsitta terrisi), contributed by Janet M. Ruth, Thomas S. Schulenberg, and Chelsea Kendrick.

9 January 2015

New complete species accounts for Scaly-throated Leaftosser (Sclerurus guatemalensis), contributed by Janet Ruth and Taylor Schreck; for Green-throated Tanager (Tangara argyrofenges), contributed by Claire Andrews, Kevin J. Burns, and Casey H. Richart; for Blue-and-gold Tanager (Bangsia arcaei), contributed by Said Hofiani, Casey H. Richart, and Kevin J. Burns; and for Golden-bellied Starfrontlet (Coeligena bonapartei), contributed by Catalina Palacios.

Recently Completed Accounts

		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

		Goethalsia bella
Pirre Hummingbird
Goethalsia bella

		Aglaeactis pamela
Black-hooded Sunbeam
Aglaeactis pamela

		Cinclocerthia ruficauda
Brown Trembler
Cinclocerthia ruficauda

		Phaethornis longuemareus
Little Hermit
Phaethornis longuemareus

		Myrmia micrura
Short-tailed Woodstar
Myrmia micrura

		Rhytipterna holerythra
Rufous Mourner
Rhytipterna holerythra

		Cyrtonyx ocellatus
Ocellated Quail
Cyrtonyx ocellatus

		Rhodopis vesper
Oasis Hummingbird
Rhodopis vesper

		Scytalopus urubambae
Vilcabamba Tapaculo
Scytalopus urubambae

		Melanerpes cruentatus
Yellow-tufted Woodpecker
Melanerpes cruentatus

		Aulacorhynchus huallagae
Yellow-browed Toucanet
Aulacorhynchus huallagae

		Myiobius sulphureipygius
Sulphur-rumped Flycatcher
Myiobius sulphureipygius

		Caprimulgus cubanensis
Greater Antillean Nightjar
Antrostomus cubanensis

		Nyctibius aethereus
Long-tailed Potoo
Nyctibius aethereus

		Ciccaba nigrolineata
Black-and-white Owl
Ciccaba nigrolineata

		Tachornis phoenicobia
Antillean Palm-Swift
Tachornis phoenicobia