Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Hangnest Tody-tyrant (Hemitriccus nidipendulus) - HBW 9, p. 324

French: Todirostre de Wied German: Grünrücken-Todityrann Spanish: Titirijí de Wied

Taxonomy: E[uscarthmus] nidipendulus Wied, 1831, River Mucuri, Bahia, Brazil.
Formerly treated in the defunct genus Idioptilon. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • nidipendulus (Wied, 1831) - Sergipe (Itabaiana Reserve) and Bahia (Bonfim), in E Brazil.
  • paulistus (Hellmayr, 1914) - CE & SE Brazil (S Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo S to Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo).