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Stripe-necked Tody-Tyrant - BirdForum Opus

Photo by Xyko Paludo
São Sebastião do Passé, BA, Brazil, October 2017
Hemitriccus striaticollis


11 cm (4¼ in)

  • Greyish-brown crown
  • Olive upperparts
  • White supraloral spot
  • White eyering
  • Dark striped white throat
  • Yellow underparts


South America: found in Colombia, Peru, Bolivia and Brazil.



There are 2 subspecies[1]:

  • H. s. striaticollis:
North East Colombia and north-eastern Peru to northern Bolivia, central and eastern Brazil
  • H. s. griseiceps:
  • West-central Brazil (lower Rio Tapajós in eastern Pará)


Humid secondary woodland, low thickets and riparian growth.



They forage alone or in pairs for insects.


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase
  3. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Oct 2017)

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