Brazil trip 2010 —The slaty bristlefront is a member of the tapaculos, the Neotropical bird family Rhinocryptidae. It inhabits the forests of south-east Brazil. It is currently becoming rare due to habitat loss, especially to the lowland forests.
The puna tapaculo is a species of bird in the Rhinocryptidae family. It is found in Bolivia and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland. Numerous species in the Rhinocryptidae (TAPACULO) family
Chucao Tapaculo (Scelorchilus rubecula) formerly placed in the Rhinocryptidae family, but recent research indicates they may be better merged into the Formicariidae as tribe Rhinocryptini (closer to the antthrushes than either is to the true antpittas). It's found in Argentina & Chile- Its natural habitat is temperate forests -diet of the dominated by invertebrates & fruits-shows a pattern of aggressiveness & territoriality towards the other species of tapaculos in the forest of southern…
Perija Tapaculo (Scytalopus perijanus) is a newly identified species found in the humid mountains and elfin forests of northwestern Venezuela & northern Colombia.