Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Vireonidae (Vireos, Greenlets, Shrike-babblers)  
Genus: Pachysylvia (5 species, 5 worldwide)

Golden-fronted Greenlet
Golden-fronted Greenlet (Pachysylvia aurantiifrons aurantiifrons)
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Lesser Greenlet
Lesser Greenlet (Pachysylvia decurtata)
Puerto Viejo, Sarapiqui, Colombia  
Photograph by Jorge Obando Gutierrez   © Copyrighted, All Rights Reserved.

Note small size and grey cap.

Dusky-capped Greenlet
Dusky-capped Greenlet (Pachysylvia hypoxantha)
Photograph by Dominic Sherony     Copyright and usage info

Buff-cheeked Greenlet
Buff-cheeked Greenlet (Pachysylvia muscicapina)
Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
  Note bit of rufous forehead.
Photograph by Hector Bottai     Copyright and usage info

Rufous-naped Greenlet
Rufous-naped Greenlet (Pachysylvia semibrunnea)
La Romera, Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Local from 1200 to 2200m.

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