Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Afluente, S. Martin
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Zamora Chinchipe, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Eastern Andes of Colombia
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Copalinga, Ecuador
Status: The Ecuadorian Tyrannulet is uncommon and very local known only from the upper Mayo Valley on the east slope of the Andes at elevations ranging between 800-1500 m. It also occurs in Co and Ec.
Name in Spanish: Moscareta Ecuatoriana.
Sub-species: Ecuadorian Tyrannulet (Phylloscartes gualaquizae), (P. L. Sclater), 1887.
Meaning of Name: Phylloscartes: Gr. phullon = leaf and skairo= to skip, to dance. gualaquizae: From or associated with Gualaquiza, Morona-Santiago, Ecuador.
- 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.