Data for:
World
List:
Passeriformes > Grallariidae

Peruvian Antpitta

Grallaricula peruviana

Sign in to see your badges

Identification

POWERED BY MERLIN

Small, very rare antpitta of Andean cloud forest understory. Despite its name, most sightings are from the east slope of the Andes in Ecuador. Both sexes have brown back, white belly, black and white mottled breast, and buffy eyering. Crown and face are chestnut in male and brown in female. Female is similar to Ochre-breasted Antpitta but lacks buffy breast. Song is a single, sweet whistle repeated every five or six seconds.

POWERED BY MERLIN

Statistics

Sign in to see your stats

Weekly Bar Chart

Choose a region to view Weekly Bar Chart

Range Map

Large map

Media

Top video

View all
Peruvian Antpitta

Birds of the World

Birds of the World logo

Comprehensive life histories for all bird species and families.

Explore Peruvian Antpitta