Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers, Calyptura)  
Genus: Mionectes (3 species, 6 worldwide)


Ochre-bellied Flycatcher
Ochre-bellied Flycatcher (Mionectes oleagineus parcus)
San Jeronimo, Colombia  
   


Olive-striped Flycatcher
Olive-striped Flycatcher (Mionectes olivaceus galbinus)
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia
  The Santa Marta Race is more finely streaked than others.
   

Olive-striped Flycatcher
Olive-striped Flycatcher (Mionectes olivaceus hederaceus)
Anchicaya, Colombia  
   

Found below 1500m. Uniformly streaked yellow and olive from neck to belly. Found at lower altitudes than the similar [Streak-necked Flycatcher]. Note white mark behind eye.

Streak-necked Flycatcher
Streak-necked Flycatcher (Mionectes striaticollis columbianus)
San Sebastian Reserve, Envigado, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

Found above 1500m. More grey head and more streaking around neck than [Olive-striped Flycatcher], which is found below 1500m.
Back view of nominate subspecies.


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