Band-backed Wren

This article was originally published on You can find the original post here.

Band-backed Wren

Scientific Name: Campylorhynchus zonatus
Population Estimate: 500K to 5M
Range / Habitat: Year-round in lowland and higher-altitude moist forest from eastern Mexico to northern Ecuador.
Field Notes: Large wren, found high in trees. Loud, raucous call. Can be quite aggressive with one another. Distinctive in range with boldly streaked back, white supercilium, white chest with black spots, rufous belly.
Personal Notes: Seen (and heard!) most mornings at Chaa Creek Resort.
See also:
Enjoyed this article? Join over 770 readers and get the best Belize travel content, tips, and deals delivered to your inbox each week. Enter your name and email below.
100% privacy. Your information will never be shared.

You may also like:

Leave a Comment

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.