Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Manaus, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Pumarinri, San Martin
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonas State, Brazil
Status: The Double-banded Pygmy-Tyrant is uncommon and widespread in northern Amazonia where it is known to range up to 750 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Tirano-Pigmeo de Doble Banda.
Sub-species: Double-banded Pygmy-Tyrant (Lophotriccus vitiosus affinis), J. T. Zimmer, 1940. SE Colombia (from Meta S to Putumayo, Vaupés, and Amazonas), NW Brazil (upper R Negro), E Ecuador and NE Peru (N of Amazon).
(Lophotriccus vitiosus vitiosus), (Bangs and Penard), 1921. E Peru from E San Martín and S Loreto S to Huánuco.
(Lophotriccus vitiosus congener), Todd, 1925. W Brazil (SW Amazonas) and E Peru (E of R Ucayali).
Meaning of Name: Lophotriccus: Gr. lophos= crest and trikkos= unidentified small bird. vitiosus: L. vitium= defect, vitiosus= defective.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 03/01/2017.