Wrens are small fast-moving insect-eating birds found throught the Americas (and one species worldwide). Many wrens have checkered patterns, and many have beautiful songs.
Grass Wren (Cistothorus platensis) |
Nevado del Ruiz, Colombia
Song Wren (Cyphorhinus phaeocephalus) |
Soberania National Park, Panama
Band-backed Wren (Campylorhynchus zonatus) |
Rio Claro Canyon Reserve, Colombia
House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) |
Although the House Wren is found in North America, it is abundant in Latin America, and is named well, as it is often found close to houses and farms.
Rufous-and-white Wren (Thryophilus rufalbus) |