Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southeast Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Maruncunca, Puno
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonas, P|E Colombia
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Zamora-Chinchipe, Ecuador
Status: The Sepia-capped Flycatcher is uncommon in montane forests of the east slope of the Andes at elevations ranging between 600-2000 m. It also occurs in Co, Ec, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Mosquerito de Gorro Pizarroso.
Sub-species: Slaty-capped Flycatcher (Leptopogon superciliaris superciliaris), Tschudi, 1844. mountains of Costa Rica and Panama, Colombia (all three cordilleras), Venezuela (Andes and coastal mountains, and Paria Peninsula), Trinidad, Ecuador (both slopes) and E Peru (S to Ayacucho).
(Leptopogon superciliaris albidiventer), Hellmayr, 1918. E Peruvian Andes (S from Ayacucho and Cuzco) and N Bolivia (La Paz, Cochabamba, W Santa Cruz).
Meaning of Name: Leptopogon: Gr. leptos= thin, fine, slender and pogonos= beard. superciliaris: L. supercilium= eyebrow, superciliaris= eye-browed.
- 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.