French: Tyranneau à ventre jaune German: Gelbbauch-Kleintyrann Spanish: Mosquerito ventriamarillo
P. L. Sclater and Salvin
Choctum, Alta Vera Paz, Guatemala
S Mexico (Veracruz, N Oaxaca, Tabasco, Chiapas), Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Pacific slope of Costa Rica and extreme W Panama (W Chiriquí).
8 cm; 7–8 g. Has white forehead, lores and supercilium; slate-grey crown contrasting sharply with bright olive upperparts; wings and tail dusky olive; auriculars and... read more
Strong, clear, high-pitched, plaintive “deee” or “peeer”, sometimes given as piercing series of 4... read more
Humid tropical evergreen forest, forest edge, older second growth, plantations and gardens with... read more
Food and feeding
Arthropods. Forages singly or in pairs; occasionally joins mixed-species flocks. Actively flits from perch to perch in dense foliage,... read more
Poorly known. Season probably Mar–Jun. Nest uncertain, possibly globular, placed in camouflaged setting such as in dead Cecropia... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Uncommon to fairly common; probably often overlooked. Occurs in Río Bravo Conservation and Management Area, Columbia River Forest Reserve and Lamanai... read more
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