Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Manaus, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Tarapoto, San Martin
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Atalaya, Cuzco
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Tingo Maria, Huanuco
Status: The White-lored Tyrannulet is fairly common but rather difficult to see due to its small size and the habit of foraging in the forest canopy. However, it is rather vocal and widespread in Amazonia reaching elevations of up to 1000 m along the east slope of the Andes. The White-lored Tyrannulate also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Moscareta de Lores Blancos.
Sub-species: White-lored Tyrannulet (Ornithion inerme), Hartlaub, 1853.
Meaning of Name: Ornithion: Gr. ornis, ornithos= bird, ornithion= little bird. inerme: L. in= not and arma, armorum= armour, inermis= helpless, inoffensive.
- 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 03/01/2016.