French: Tyranneau distingué German: Weißzügel-Laubtyrann Spanish: Orejerito cejudo
Ipanema, São Paulo, Brazil
SE Brazil (S Mato Grosso do Sul E to Rio de Janeiro, S to N Rio Grande do Sul), E Paraguay and NE Argentina (Misiones).
11 cm; c. 7–8 g. Has grey crown with olive wash at centre, prominent white supraloral stripe and supercilum extending well behind eye, bordered below by blackish lores... read more
Sings and calls frequently with thin, chittery trills that end emphatically.
Tropical evergreen and lower montane forest and forest borders, mostly near rivers and streams, to... read more
Food and feeding
Arthropods. Usually forages singly or in pairs, only rarely with mixed-species flocks. Perches in mid-storey of forest, posture upright... read more
Jul–Jan. Nest bulky, oven-shaped, a closed/globular/lateral structure with side entrance, constructed mainly from mosses and spider... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near Threatened. Uncommon to locally fairly common. Population concentrated principally in basin of R Paraná. Occurs in several... read more
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