Order: Passeriformes | Family: Furnariidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southeast Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Cerros de Amotape, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southwest Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Eastern Lowlands, Central Peru
Status: The Plain-brown Woodcreeper is uncommon in Amazonia where it ranges up to 1500 m along the east slope of the Andes. It also occurs in the semi-humid forest of northwest Peru in Tumbes where it is rare. The Plain-brown Woodcreeper also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Trepador Pardo.
Sub-species: Plain-brown Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla fuliginosa ridgwayi), Oberholser, 1904. SE Honduras S, mostly on Caribbean slope (especially in N) to E Panama, also to W Colombia (Chocó lowlands E to upper Sinú and Atrato Valleys), W Ecuador and NW Peru (Tumbes).
(Dendrocincla fuliginosa neglecta), Todd, 1948. W Amazonia on both sides of R Solimões, from E Ecuador and E Peru E to W Brazil (E to R Negro and R Madeira).
(Dendrocincla fuliginosa atrirostris), (d’Orbigny and Lafresnaye), 1838. NE Amazonia N of Amazon, from SE Venezuela (E Bolívar) E to the Guianas and in N Brazil (lower R Negro E to Amapá); may cross R Amazon just E of R Madeira at Borba.
Meaning of Name: Dendrocincla: Gr. dendron= tree and L. cinclus= thrush. fuliginosa: L. fuligo, fuliginis= soot. Fuliginosus= covered with soot.
- 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.