Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

White-headed Marsh-tyrant (Arundinicola leucocephala) - HBW 9, p. 388

French: Moucherolle à tête blanche German: Weißkopf-Wassertyrann Spanish: Viudita Cabeciblanca

Taxonomy: Pipra leucocephala Linnaeus, 1764, Surinam.
Genus related to Fluvicola and sometimes merged with it; anatomical evidence and behaviour, however, suggest that separate generic treatment is more appropriate. Monotypic.

Distribution: N & E Colombia and N & C Vene­zuela E to Trinidad and the Guianas, S irregularly to E Ecuador, NE Peru, N & E Bolivia, N Argentina, Paraguay and SE Brazil.