French: Todirostre à queue fourchue German: Gabelschwanz-Todityrann Spanish: Titirijí tijereta
Other common names:
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
CE & SE Brazil in Bahia, extreme S Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro and E São Paulo.
11 cm. Has bright cinnamon-brown on forehead, becoming brownish-olive on nape and crown, face cocoa-brown to cinnamon, loral spot and eyering pale cinnamon-buff; upperparts... read more
High-pitched, fast, staccato “chídididik” or “kikky-tutu”, in a series usually at intervals of 3... read more
Humid forest and second growth along borders, especially in large-leaved bamboo thickets and viny... read more
Food and feeding
Insects. Usually solitary, only rarely joining mixed-species flocks. Makes short upward sally-strikes to glean insect prey, often from... read more
Recently fledged juveniles in Nov in Bahia. No other information.
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. Formerly listed as Endangered. Restricted-range species: present in Atlantic Forest Lowlands EBA. Generally judged to be rare to locally uncommon, though perhaps... read more
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