Lepidocolaptes

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Lepidocolaptes
Spot-crowned Woodcreeper.jpg
Lepidocolaptes affinis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Furnariidae
Subfamily: Dendrocolaptinae
Genus: Lepidocolaptes
L. Reichenbach, 1853
Species

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Lepidocolaptes is a genus of bird in the Dendrocolaptinae subfamily. These are relatively small woodcreepers with fairly long, thin and slightly decurved bills.

Species[edit]

The lesser woodcreeper was formerly included in this genus, but is now in Xiphorhynchus.

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