The john-the-straw, also known as Junqueiro-peas-curved, is a passerine bird in the Furnariidae family.
It measures 17cm in length. The species is similar to Yellow-chinned Spinetail (Certhiaxis cinnamomeus) who lives in the same locations. However, unlike the this species has a distinct white band above the eye. Solitary lives.
Insects and seeds
Build your globular nest of leaves and fibers with side entrance in the swamp vegetation.
Swamp bird of marshes, swamps, coastal reeds and taboais of Rio Grande do Sul , BRAZIL.