An Introduction to the Birds of Tropical America

    Songbirds - Becards  

A group of small songbirds once thought to be cotingas or flycatchers, but now classified in their own family.


Ruddy-tailed Flycatcher
Ruddy-tailed Flycatcher (Terenotriccus erythrurus)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia
A cute and tiny bird of lowland tropical forests.

One-colored Becard
One-colored Becard (Pachyramphus homochrous) Female
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia

Northern Royal Flycatcher
Northern Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus mexicanus) Female
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama

White-winged Becard
White-winged Becard (Pachyramphus polychopterus) Female
La Romera, Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia


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