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Yellow-browed Tyrant

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Photo © by JamfaracoFlorian polis-SC, Brazil, August 2004
Photo © by Jamfaraco
Florian polis-SC, Brazil, August 2004
Satrapa icterophrys


[edit] Identification

15โ€“16ยท5 cm

  • Dark olive upperparts
  • Dark greyish-olive mask, crown and nape
  • Bright yellow supercilium

[edit] Distribution

South America: found from extreme southeastern Peru to northern Argentina, eastern and southern Brazil as well as Venezuela, Bolivia, Colombia, Paraguay and Uruguay.

[edit] Taxonomy

Photo © by gpmendiveReserva Ecologica Costanera Sur, Buenos Aires City, Argentina, June 2006
Photo © by gpmendive
Reserva Ecologica Costanera Sur, Buenos Aires City, Argentina, June 2006

This is a monotypic species[1].

[edit] Habitat

Close to water in savannas and montane forests and forest edges, restinga; semi-open and shrubby areas, marshy and gallery woodland.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] Diet

Their diet consists almost entirely of insects.

[edit] References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9., with updates to August 2014. Downloaded from
  2. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved April 2015)
  3. BF Member observations

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