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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 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.

24 December 2014

New complete species account for Blue Mockingbird (Melanotis caerulescens), contributed by Haley Vaseghi, C. Soberanes-González, C. Rodríguez-Flores, and M.C. Arizmendi.

19 December 2014

New complete species accounts for Pygmy Nightjar (Nyctipolus hirundinaceus), contributed by Andrea Alfano; for King Vulture (Sarcoramphus papa), contributed by Melissa Holste and Janet Ruth; for Pirre Hummingbird (Goethalsia bella), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Carolyn W. Sedgwick; and for Black-hooded Sunbeam (Aglaeactis pamela), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Carolyn W. Sedgwick.

12 December 2014

New complete species accounts for Brown Trembler (Cinclocerthia ruficauda), contributed by Eric Sibbald; for Little Hermit (Phaethornis longuemareus), contributed by Lihn Huynh; and for Short-tailed Woodstar (Myrmia micrura), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Carolyn W. Sedgwick.

5 December 2014

New complete species accounts for Rufous Mourner (Rhytipterna holerythra), contributed by Brent S. Pease and M. Webb; for Ocellated Quail (Cyrtonyx ocellatus), contributed by Jack Eitniear, C. Rodríguez-Flores, C. Soberanes-González, and M.C. Arizmendi; for Oasis Hummingbird (Rhodopis vesper), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Alvaro Jaramillo; and for Vilcabamba Tapaculo (Scytalopus urubambae), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.

25 November 2014

New complete species accounts for Yellow-tufted Woodpecker (Melanerpes cruentatus), contributed by Kara Jones; and for Yellow-browed Toucanet (Aulacorhynchus huallagae), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.

21 November 2014

New complete species accounts for Sulphur-rumped Flycatcher (Myiobius sulphureipygius), contributed by Toryn Schafer; and for Greater Antillean Nightjar (Antrostomus cubanensis), contributed by David Weber.

14 November 2014

New complete species accounts for Long-tailed Potoo (Nyctibius aethereus), contributed by Sulli Gibson; for Black-and-white Owl (Ciccaba nigrolineata), contributed by Anna Stearns; for Antillean Palm-Swift (Tachornis phoenicobia), contributed by Omyia Damaj; and for Bronze-tailed Comet (Polyonymus caroli), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg and Carolyn W. Sedgwick.

7 November 2014

New complete species accounts for Palmchat (Dulus dominicus), contributed by Sarah Dzielski; for Lettered Aracari (Pteroglossus inscriptus), contributed by Justin Shick; and for Fulvous Owl (Strix fulvescens), contributed by Erin Sawa.

31 October 2014

New complete species accounts for Slaty-tailed Trogon (Trogon massena), contributed by Daniel Horton; for Gray-naped Antpitta (Grallaria griseonucha), contributed by Harold F. Greeney; for Pale-headed Brush-Finch (Atlapetes pallidiceps), contributed by Niels Krabbe and Mery Juiña; and for Yucatan Nightjar (Antrostomus badius), contributed by M.C. Arizmendi, C. Rodríguez-Flores,C. Soberanes-González, B. Behrstock, Aimee Van Tatenhove, and Thomas S. Schulenberg.

24 October 2014

New complete species accounts for Violaceous Euphonia (Euphonia violacea), contributed by Deniz Martinez; for Yellow-breasted Antpitta (Grallaria flavotincta), contributed by Harold F. Greeney; for White-browed Antpitta (Hylopezus ochroleucus), contributed by Harold F. Greeney; and for Tawny-collared Nightjar (Antrostomus salvini), contributed by M.C. Arizmendi, C. Rodríguez-Flores, C. Soberanes-González, Andy Johnson, Jake Sousa, and Thomas S. Schulenberg. Also, the the account of Foothill Elaenia (Myiopagis olallai) was updated to incorporate recently published information on this species.

17 October 2014

New complete species accounts for Rufous-necked Wood-Rail (Aramides axillaris), contributed by Emma Boyer; for Cundinamarca Antpitta (Grallaria kaestneri), contributed by Harold F. Greeney; and for Urrao Antpitta (Grallaria urraoensis), contributed by Harold F. Greeney.

10 October 2014

New complete species accounts for Bicolored Antpitta (Grallaria rufocinerea), contributed by Harold F. Greeney; for White-tipped Swift (Aeronautes montivagus), contributed by Rachel Wallace; and for Masked Antpitta (Hylopezus auricularis), contributed by Harold F. Greeney.

3 October 2014

New complete species accounts for Thicket Antpitta (Hylopezus dives), contributed by Harold F. Greeney; for Spot-fronted Swift (Cypseloides cherriei), contributed by Luke Seitz; for Chestnut-belted Gnateater (Conopophaga aurita), contributed by Harold F. Greeney; and for Swallow-tailed Nightjar (Uropsalis segmentata), contributed by Heidi Henrichs.

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.