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Location: Jardin, Antioquia, Colombia
Phyllomyias griseiceps



Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, and very northernmost Brazil.


Four subspecies are recognized[1].

  • P. g. griseiceps
    • western Ecuador (Esmeraldas south to El Oro and western Loja)
  • P. g. cristatus
    • eastern Panama (Darién) and northwestern Colombia (northwestern Chocó); patchily in northern Colombia (Santa Marta region south to the upper Magdalena Valley) east to northern Venezuela (Zulia and northern Táchira to Sucre and Monagas)
  • P. g. caucae
    • west central Colombia (upper Cauca Valley)
  • P. g. pallidiceps
    • southeastern Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, and locally in northern Brazil; eastern Ecuador south to southern Peru





  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2019. The eBird/Clements Checklist of Birds of the World: v2019. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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