Bay-ringed Tyrannulet (Phylloscartes sylviolus) - HBW 9, p. 302
French: Tyranneau sylvain
Spanish: Orejerito Ojirrojo
Taxonomy: L[eptotriccus] sylviolus Cabanis and Heine, 1859, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Was for long treated in a monotypic genus, Leptotriccus, but seems typical member of present genus. May belong with the superspecies formed by P. flaviventris and P. parkeri, possibly also including P. nigrifrons, P. superciliaris and P. roquettei. Monotypic.
Distribution: Extreme E Paraguay, SE Brazil (S Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo S to Santa Catarina) and NE Argentina (Misiones).
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Locality São Paulo State, Brazil
Samantha Klein 8 February 2013 28 weeks ago 2.6
A bird perched on a branch of the canopy.
Locality Iguazú National Park, Misiones Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Carmelo López 7 November 2011 2 years ago 2.4
One adult bird perched.
Locality Intervales State Park, São Paulo State, Brazil
Carlos Gussoni 6 October 2011 2 years ago 2