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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

17 April 2015

New complete accounts for Little Nightjar (Setopagis parvula), contributed by Kaiya Provost; and for Parker's Antbird (Cercomacra parkeri), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Guy M. Kirwan.

10 April 2015

New complete accounts for Sand-colored Nighthawk (Chordeiles rupestris), contributed by Nichole Whyland; and for Junin Canastero (Asthenes virgata), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.

3 April 2015

New complete accounts for Chestnut-collared Swift (Streptoprocne rutila), contributed by Camile Shaw and Thomas S. Schulenberg; and for Gray-mantled Wren (Odontorchilus branickii), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Tom Johnson.

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.

Recently Completed Accounts

		Caprimulgus parvulus
Little Nightjar
Setopagis parvula

		Cercomacra parkeri
Parker's Antbird
Cercomacra parkeri

		Chordeiles rupestris
Sand-colored Nighthawk
Chordeiles rupestris

		Asthenes virgata
Junin Canastero
Asthenes virgata

		Streptoprocne rutila
Chestnut-collared Swift
Streptoprocne rutila

		Odontorchilus branickii
Gray-mantled Wren
Odontorchilus branickii

		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