Pearled treerunner

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Pearled treerunner
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Furnariidae
Genus: Margarornis
M. squamiger
Binomial name
Margarornis squamiger

The pearled treerunner (Margarornis squamiger) is a species of bird in the family Furnariidae.

It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

This songbird is an insectivore.

in rain forest near Guango, Ecuador.
in Yanacocha Reserve, Ecuador


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Margarornis squamiger". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.