Order: Passeriformes | Family: Furnariidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Santa Cruz, Loreto
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Zamora Chinchipe|Plataforma, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Loreto Pe|Orellana, Ec
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Mamiraua, Brazil
Status: The Ocellated Woodcreeper is uncommon and distributed in an intricate distributional pattern. It occurs in the Amazonian lowlands in seemingly disjunct populations in northern and southern Peru. It also occurs on the east slope of the Andes at elevations ranging between 800-1700 m. The Ocellated Woodcreeper also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Trepador Ocelado.
Sub-species: Ocellated Woodcreeper (Xiphorhynchus ocellatus napensis), Chapman, 1924.
(Xiphorhynchus ocellatus ocellatus), (Spix), 1824. patchily distributed in S Amazonian Brazil, S of Amazon, from R Purús E to both banks of lower R Tocantins.
(Xiphorhynchus ocellatus perplexus), J. T. Zimmer, 1934. W Amazonia, S of Amazon, in NE Peru (E from lower R Ucayali, possibly from R Huallaga) and W Brazil (E at least to R Tefé, probably to R Purús, and S to Acre).
(Xiphorhynchus ocellatus chunchotambo), (Tschudi), 1844.
(Xiphorhynchus ocellatus brevirostris), J. T. Zimmer, 1934.
Meaning of Name: Xiphorhynchus: Gr. xiphos= sword and rhunkhos= bill. ocellatus: L. oculus= eye. Ocellatus= ocellated, marked with eyelets.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 03/01/2017.