French: Todirostre peint German: Schwarzflecken-Todityrann Spanish: Titirijí pintado
SE Venezuela (Amazonas, Bolívar), the Guianas and adjacent N Brazil (N of Amazon, E from R Negro).
9–10·2 cm; 6–8 g. Has glossy black head, white supraloral spot, long white submoustachial stripe; small yellow neckband, olive back and rump; wings black,... read more
Call “chevik” or “pi-pik”; song 8–12 sharp, piercing “peek... read more
Canopy of tall humid terra firme, várzea and tropical dry forest, forest borders... read more
Food and feeding
Arthropods, including e.g. flies (Diptera). Forages alone or in pairs, rarely with mixed-species flocks, in high outer-canopy foliage and... read more
Oct in Surinam. Nest built by both sexes, an untidy elongated pouch with dangling “tail” and side entrance, in one case... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Uncommon to fairly common; often overlooked, most frequently located by voice.
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