Santa Marta antbird

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Santa Marta antbird
Drymophila hellmayri.jpg
In Magdalena, Colombia
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thamnophilidae
Genus: Drymophila
D. hellmayri
Binomial name
Drymophila hellmayri
(Todd, 1915)
Drymophila hellmayri map.svg

The Santa Marta antbird (Drymophila hellmayri) is a species of bird in the family Thamnophilidae. It is endemic to humid foothill forests of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in Colombia, especially in association with bamboo. This 15 cm (6 in) bird is found at higher elevations. It was previously considered conspecific with the long-tailed antbird.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Drymophila hellmayri". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T103658673A104034814. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T103658673A104034814.en. Retrieved 15 January 2018.