Itatiaia Spinetail (Asthenes moreirae)

I heard the song of this species during both my days on the plateau of Itatiaia National Park, but it’s really hard to see as it prefers to stay well hidden in the vegetation.

I was in luck as this one was observing me out in the open from this lichen-clad berberis.

Itatiaia Spinetail (Asthenes moreirae)

Altitude: 2460 metres.

It sounds like this:

Last updated on 10 April 2023