Order: Passeriformes | Family: Furnariidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Chaparri Ecolodge, Lambayeque
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Manu National Park, Peru, by Daniel Sziklai – Flickr
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Pomac, Lambayeque | Yurimaguas, Ucayali
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Olmos, Lambayeque
Status: The Pale-legged Hornero is common and widespread in northwest Peru and in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1000 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Hornero de Pata Pálida.
Sub-species: Pale-legged Hornero (Furnarius leucopus cinnamomeus), (Lesson), 1844. W Ecuador (S from W Esmeraldas) and NW Peru (S to N Ancash).
(Furnarius leucopus tricolor), Giebel, 1868. E Peru (Amazonas S to Puno) and W Brazil (E to W Pará, S to N Mato Grosso) S to C Bolivia (Santa Cruz).
Meaning of Name: Furnarius: L. furnus= oven, furnarius= baker. leucopus: Gr. leukos= white and pous, podos= foot. leukopous, leukopodos= white-footed.
- 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.