- Polioptila lactea
- Cream white underparts
- Cream white forehead, cheeks and throat
- Dark brown crown, back and tail
- Dark iris
- Grey legs
South America: found in the lowlands of south-eastern Brazil to eastern Paraguay and north-eastern Argentina.
This is a monotypic species.
Lowland moist forests.
The nest is cupshaped and is built from lichens, leaves and moss.
- Clements, JF. 2010. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2010. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/Clements%206.5.xls/view
- The Neotropical Ornithological Society
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