Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers, Calyptura)  
Genus: Muscisaxicola (4 species, 13 worldwide)

White-browed Ground Tyrant
White-browed Ground Tyrant (Muscisaxicola albilora)
Photograph by Juan Antonio Ocampo Wilches   © All Rights Reserved.

Paramo Ground Tyrant
Paramo Ground Tyrant (Muscisaxicola alpinus alpinus)
Artisana, Ecuador  
Photograph by George Scott Photography   © All Rights Reserved.

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Little Ground Tyrant (Muscisaxicola fluviatilis)

Spot-billed Ground Tyrant
Spot-billed Ground Tyrant (Muscisaxicola maculirostris maculirostris)
Chiguata, Arequipa, Peru  
Photograph by Tor Egil Høgsås     Copyright and usage info

Generally found at higher altitudes in open areas, but may be found down to 1000m.

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