French: Todirostre à lunettes German: Augenring-Todityrann Spanish: Titirijí de anteojos
Rio Doce, Espírito Santo, Brazil
SE Brazil from E Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo S to NE Rio Grande do Sul.
11·5 cm; 9–10·5 g. Has crown and upperparts plain dark olive, prominent white supraloral spot and wide white eyering; wings olive, prominent white border... read more
Rapid squeaky trill, “tr-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r”, or “tirrit, tirririt”.
Humid forest and second growth, from near sea-level to 600 m, infrequently to 1000 m.
Food and feeding
Insects. Forages alone or in pairs in lower and middle growth of forest, most often in interior away from forest edge. Perches vertically... read more
Few data. No published description of nest, but reported as usually building hanging purse with side entrance, typical of genus, also (one... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near-threatened. Locally uncommon to fairly common. Common at lower elevations in Serra dos Órgãos (Rio de Janeiro) and common... read more
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