French: Todirostre à ailes d’or German: Goldflügel-Todityrann Spanish: Titirijí alidorado
P. L. Sclater
Río Napo, Ecuador
S Colombia (SE Nariño, W Putumayo), E Ecuador and NE Peru (Loreto).
8·9–9·7 cm; 5·9–8·7 g. Has black head, olive upperparts, black wings, distinctive pattern of chestnut shoulder patch bordered by wide golden-yellow wingband, and... read more
Mechanical, gravelly, rapid and descending “tsk-t-t-t-t-t-t”, “dre’d’d’d’deu” or “p-drrrew”,... read more
Undergrowth of humid lowland forest and foothill forest and edge, and overgrown dense bushy second... read more
Food and feeding
Insects recorded. Usually forages in pairs, and not joining mixed flocks; uses short forward and upward sallies to catch insects in dense... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Upper Amazon-Napo Lowlands EBA. Rare to locally fairly common. Fairly common at Jatun Sacha Biological Station,... read more
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