Family Ovenbirds (Furnariidae)

Least Concern

Cinnamon-rumped Foliage-gleaner (Philydor pyrrhodes)


French: Anabate flamboyant German: Zimtbürzel-Blattspäher Spanish: Ticotico lomicanelo

Anabates pyrrhodes


, 1849,

#R, coast of Guyana


Probably sister to P. atricapillus. Monotypic.


SE Colombia (S from S Meta and Vaupés), S Venezuela (Amazonas, Bolívar) and the Guianas S to E Ecuador, E Peru, Amazonian Brazil (E to N Maranhão, S to W Mato Grosso and SE Pará#R) and N Bolivia (S to Beni, extreme N Santa Cruz).

Descriptive notes

14–16 cm; 24–35 g. Distinctive, with brightest and most uniformly coloured underparts of all members of genus. Has supercilium and eyering ochraceous, weakly... read more


Song starts as long low trill, gradually becoming louder, then breaking into louder, vibrating,... read more


Tropical lowland evergreen and flooded evergreen forest; terra firme and várzea... read more

Food and feeding

Recorded dietary items include cockroaches (Blattodea). Forages singly or in pairs, occasionally in mixed-species flocks; mostly in... read more


No information.



Status and conservation

Not globally threatened. Rare to uncommon throughout range. Estimated density at two sites in French Guiana 1–3 birds/km2. Occurs in many protected areas, including... read more

Recommended citation

Remsen, J.V., Jr (2020). Cinnamon-rumped Foliage-gleaner (Philydor pyrrhodes). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 25 January 2020).