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Long-billed Gnatwren Ramphocaenus melanurus

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Polioptilidae
  • Polytypic: 14 subspecies
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Behavior

Social and interspecific behavior

Active and restless, often in pairs, in vine tangles at low to mid-levels. Tail typically held cocked and swung loosely around. Joins mixed-species flocks.

Recommended Citation

Long-billed Gnatwren (Ramphocaenus melanurus), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/lobgna1