Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)  
Genus: Todirostrum (4 species, 7 worldwide)


Yellow-browed Tody-Flycatcher
Yellow-browed Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum chrysocrotaphum guttatum)
Mitu, Vaupes, Colombia  
   

Common Tody-Flycatcher
Common Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum cinereum)
ProAves Cerulean Warbler Reserve, San Vicente de Chucuri, Santander, Colombia
  Note white eye. Small and fast, and often seen near a hanging nest.
   

Spotted Tody-Flycatcher
Spotted Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum maculatum signatum)
Leticia, Amazonas, Colombia  
   

Black-headed Tody-Flycatcher
Black-headed Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum nigriceps)
Mutata, Antioquia, Colombia
  Note dark eye, white throat, and especially yellow back vs. the Common Tody-Flycatcher. Black-headed Tody-Flycatcher tends to stay in the canopy with a single-note song/call.
   


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