French: Tyranneau à tête grise German: Graukappen-Kleintyrann Spanish: Mosquerito coronigrís
P. L. Sclater
presumably Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
E Brazil in SC Bahia and from Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo S to NE Rio Grande do Sul#R.
11 cm. Plumage is bright olive-green above, slate-grey on crown and nape; narrow white loral spot, white area around eye; wings dusky, two wingbars and conspicuous edges of... read more
A pair or short series of softly whistled “wheeuw” notes.
Humid upper tropical forest and forest edges, including shrubby clearings and dense second growth;... read more
Food and feeding
Insects; berries and small fruit, especially of mistletoe (Loranthaceae), also frequently eaten. Forages singly or in pairs, occasionally... read more
Little information. Nests with nestlings recorded in Oct and Jan, and adults feeding juveniles in Feb; one nest described as globular,... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near Threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Atlantic Forest Mountains EBA. Uncommon to relatively common, but patchily... read more
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