Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers, Calyptura)  
Genus: Euscarthmus (1 species, 3 worldwide)

Fulvous-crowned Scrub Tyrant
Fulvous-crowned Scrub Tyrant (Euscarthmus meloryphus paulus)
Utica, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Until recently called Tawny-crowned Pygmy Tyrant. Found in very arid habitats. The west Ecuador and Peru subspecies was split off as the Fulvous-faced Scrub Tyrant.

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