Birds of Colombia

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

Yellow-crowned Tyrannulet
Yellow-crowned Tyrannulet (Tyrannulus elatus)
InĂ­rida, GuainĂ­a, Colombia
  Note sturdy black bill, brown iris, lack of crest, and compare wing bars vs. other tyrannulets.
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

At nest. HBW writes that the cup shaped nest of the Yellow-crowned Tyrannulet is only 4 cm. wide.
Additional photo.

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