Perched on low trunk eating a cockroach.

Perched on low trunk eating a cockroach.
Species: Plain-winged Woodcreeper   Dendrocincla turdina
Author: Neil Robertson
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Added to IBC: 6 Oct 2010 - 11:00
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Altitude (m): 
393 meters


Bird was observed dropping to the ground frequently to pick up insects disturbed by an ant swarm, but always returning to the trunk to devour the prey.


Neil Robertson, IBC967807. Accessible at

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Neil Robertson, IBC967807. Photo of Plain-winged Woodcreeper Dendrocincla turdina at Serra dos Tucanos Lodge, Brazil. Accessible at

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