Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)  
Genus: Knipolegus (3 species, 12 worldwide)


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Riverside Tyrant (Knipolegus orenocensis)
   


Amazonian Black Tyrant
Amazonian Black Tyrant (Knipolegus poecilocercus) Male
Puerto Nariño, Amazonas, Colombia  
   

Amazonian Black Tyrant
Amazonian Black Tyrant (Knipolegus poecilocercus) Female
Puerto Nariño, Amazonas, Colombia  
   

Stays one to two meters above the forest floor.

Rufous-tailed Tyrant
Rufous-tailed Tyrant (Knipolegus poecilurus poecilurus)
Reserva Natural las Palmeras, Cubarral, Meta, Colombia
  Local. Note red eye uncommon among Tyrannidae.
   


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