Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tityridae (Tityras, Becards, Sharpbill)  
Genus: Myiobius (4 species, 4 worldwide)


Black-tailed Myiobius
Black-tailed Myiobius (Myiobius atricaudus)
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama  
   

Black-tailed Myiobius
Black-tailed Myiobius (Myiobius atricaudus atricaudus)
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama  
   



Whiskered Myiobius
Whiskered Myiobius (Myiobius barbatus)
Caminho do Itupava, Morretes, PR, Brazil  
   
Photograph by Rodrigo Conte   © All Rights Reserved.

A photo showing whiskers.

Sulphur-rumped Myiobius
Sulphur-rumped Myiobius (Myiobius sulphureipygius aureatus)
Carara National Park, Costa Rica  
   

Sulphur-rumped Myiobius
Sulphur-rumped Myiobius (Myiobius sulphureipygius aureatus)
Capurgana, Choco, Colombia  
   

Similar to Tawny-breasted Myiobius, but only found at low altitudes. Small size and tawny color only on chest differentiate from other myiobius.

Tawny-breasted Myiobius
Tawny-breasted Myiobius (Myiobius villosus)
Vereda Patoyaco , San Francisco, Putumayo, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Brayan Coral Jaramillo   © All Rights Reserved.

Similar to Sulphur-rumped Myiobius but rare and only found at higher altitudes. Ranges don't overlap.


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