Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers, Calyptura)  
Genus: Pseudotriccus (2 species, 3 worldwide)



Bronze-olive Pygmy Tyrant
Bronze-olive Pygmy Tyrant (Pseudotriccus pelzelni)
ProAves Tangaras Reserve, El Carmen de Atrato, Choco, Colombia
  Eye is normally red to brown. See alternate photo.
   

Alternate photo.

Rufous-headed Pygmy Tyrant
Rufous-headed Pygmy Tyrant (Pseudotriccus ruficeps)
Rio Blanco Ecological Reserve, Manizales, Caldas, Colombia  
   

Small and secretive in low thick brush. Immature has brownish head. Primary sound similar to [Spotted Barbtail].


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