Birds of Colombia

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

Wing-barred Piprites
Wing-barred Piprites (Piprites chloris tschudii)
Reserva Natural La Isla Escondida, Orito, Putumayo, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

A small manakin-like flycatcher with pronounced wing bars, yellow eye ring and yellow throat. Note wing bars continue from side down the back in a right angle.

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