- Myiopagis subplacens
- Grey-brown crown
- Large bright yellow coronal patch
- Indistinctive whitish lores
- Broad white supercilium extending downwards behind blackish auricular region
- Narrow broken whitish eyering
- Brownish-olive upperparts
- Dusky wings with two indistinct to nearly absent yellowish wingbars
- Greyish-olive tail
- Grizzled whitish face
- Flammulated pale greyish-white throat and breast
- Pale yellow rest of underparts
Sexes similar, juveniles undescribed.
Western Ecuador and northwestern Peru.
An uncommon to fairly common restricted-range species. Has declined due to widespread deforestation.
This is a monotypic species.
Deciduous forest and semi-humid gallery forest and woodland. Also in secondary scrub but avoids humid forest.
Occurs in lowlands and foothills up to 1750 m.
Perches upright. An inconspicuous and quiet species.
Not well known.
Forages usually singly, seldom in mixed-species flocks.
Presumably a resident species.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrived April 2014)
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