Order: Passeriformes | Family: Furnariidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Digital Painting
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. River Island, Loreto
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Diver Island, Amazon River
Status: The Pale-billed Hornero is restricted to river islands and varzea forests along the Amazon, Napo, Marañon, and Ucayali Rivers. It also occurs in Co, Ec, and Br.
Name in Spanish: Hornero de Pico Pálido.
Sub-species: Pale-billed Hornero (Furnarius torridus), P. L. Sclater and Salvin, 1866.
Meaning of Name: Furnarius: L. furnus= oven, furnarius= baker. torridus: L. torrid, torrere= burnt, to burn. Torridus= scorched.
- 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.