Spotted Antbird (Hylophylax naevioides)

The Spotted Antbird is part of the family of birds that usually follow army ant raids, grabbing insects that flee from the ants. Their backs have an orange color, along with the wings which are also patterned with black. The head of the male is dark gray, while in the female it has a brown coloration. The chest features spots of black on a white chest, and then the underside is light gray. It is rather small when compared with other antbirds.

Spotted Antbird, Male - Hylophylax naevioides - Hormiguero Moteado, Macho

A group of about five males were singing at the edge of the trail in Observatory Lodge, along with three Bicolored and one Ocellated Antbird

Spotted Antbird, Male - Hylophylax naevioides - Hormiguero Moteado, Macho (2)

A small bird that follows army ants. This male was feeding a juvenile minutes before perching on this tree root to sing

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