Rufous-naped Greenlet Pachysylvia semibrunnea

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Vireonidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: David L. Slager


Breeding activity reported February-July.  An adult carrying nesting material was observed on 15 February 2011 in Jericó, Antioquia, Colombia (D. Slager personal observation). Five birds were reported in breeding condition March-July in the Perijá Mountains and central Andes of Colombia (Hilty and Brown 1986). A recently fledged juvenile was observed with an adult in March in the Western Andes near Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia (Hilty and Brown 1986). Nest undescribed (Brewer 2010).

Recommended Citation

Slager, D. L. (2011). Rufous-naped Greenlet (Pachysylvia semibrunnea), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.