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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.

22 August 2014

New complete species accounts for Masked Duck (Nomonyx dominicus),
contributed by Jack Eitniear; for Red Warbler (Cardellina rubra),
contributed by Andrew Dreelin; for Restinga Tyrannulet (Phylloscartes kronei),
contributed by Carlos Gussoni; and for Slaty-backed Nightingale-Thrush (Catharus fuscater), contributed by Matthew R. Halley.

15 August 2014

New complete species account for Black-bellied Seedeater (Sporophila melanogaster), contributed by Carla Suertegaray Fontana and Márcio Repenning.

1 August 2014

New complete species accounts for Yellow-billed Cotinga (Carpodectes antoniae), contributed by Daniel J. Lebbin, Caroline Pott, Karen Leavelle, Elizabeth Jones, Abraham Gallo, and Luke Powell; for Hooded Grosbeak (Coccothraustes abeillei), contributed by Alayna Carter; and for Balsas Screech-Owl (Megascops seductus), contributed by Sarah Egan.

25 July 2014

New complete species accounts for Scarlet-bellied Mountain-Tanager (Anisognathus igniventris), contributed by Aakash Amin, Casey Richart, Kevin Burns, Laura Céspedes-Arias, and Ángela Matiz; for Belted Flycatcher (Xenotriccus callizonus), contributed by Daniel Taylor; for Gray-crowned Woodpecker (Colaptes auricularis), contributed by Cara Thompson and C.J. Beardmore; and for Socorro Dove (Zenaida graysoni), contributed by Lauren Heck.

18 July 2014

New complete species accounts for Crowned Eagle (Buteogallus coronatus), contributed by Eric Do; for Dusky Nightjar (Antrostomus saturatus), contributed by Joey Chase; for Great Dusky Swift (Cypseloides senex), contributed by Connor Rosenblatt; and for Black-backed Tody-Flycatcher (Poecilotriccus pulchellus), contributed by Thomas S. Schulenberg.