French: Tyranneau d’Oustalet German: Gelbohr-Laubtyrann Spanish: Orejerito de Oustalet
P. L. Sclater
“Bogota”; error = probably Corcovado, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Coastal forests of E Brazil from S Bahia S to E Santa Catarina.
12 cm; 9·4–10·5 g. Plumage is olive above, crown same colour as back; lores yellowish, connecting with prominent, broad yellow eyering; face bright yellow... read more
Soft two-note or three-note call, “ku-dut” or “ku-dut-dut”.
Humid tropical and upper tropical forest, mainly in interior, only occasionally along dense forest... read more
Food and feeding
Arthropods, mainly insects, but also spiders; at a nest in Santa Catarina (see Breeding) chicks were fed adult lepidopterans, lepidopteran... read more
Season probably mainly Sept–Dec, but just one nest described in detail to date, in state of Santa Catarina in mid Dec, at the edge of... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near Threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Atlantic Forest Lowlands EBA. Locally uncommon to fairly common. Occurs in... read more
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