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Dapa, Valle del Cauca, Colombia, November, 2016
Myiothlypis coronatus

Basileuterus coronatus



Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.


Formerly placed in genus Basileuterus.

  • M. c. regulus
    • Andes of Colombia and w Venezuela
  • M. c. elata
    • Andes of sw Colombia (Nariño) and w Ecuador
  • M. c. orientalis
    • East slope of Andes of Ecuador
  • M. c. castaneiceps
    • Andes of sw Ecuador to nw Peru (Tumbes and Piura)
  • M. c. chapmani
    • East slope of Andes of northernmost Peru (Cajamarca)
  • M. c. inaequalis
    • Central Andes of n Peru (Amazonas and San Martín)
  • M. c. coronata
    • E Andes of se Peru (Junín) to w Bolivia
  • M. c. notia
    • E slope of Andes of Bolivia (La Paz and Cochabamba)


Moist montanes.



  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2021. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2021. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase

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