Brown-capped Redstart

The Brown-capped Redstart , or, more accurately, the Brown-capped Whitestart, is a species of bird in the Parulidae family. It is found in humid Andean forests and woodlands in Bolivia and north-western Argentina. It sometimes includes the Tepui Redstart as a subspecies.

The Brown-capped Redstart is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

* Brown-capped Redstart, Myioborus brunniceps : Found in Argentina and Bolivia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist montanes, and heavily degraded former forest * Yellow-faced Redstart, Myioborus pariae aka the Paria Whitestart: Endemic to Venezuela. More

Tyrannulet, Brown-capped Redstart, Common Bush-Tanager and Greater Pewee. Transfer to Tafi de Valle for two nights. Andean Flicker (Photograph by Birding Argentina)Day 7: We began with a walk in streamside woodland for the endemic Yellow-striped Brush-Finch. Heading on up the road, we make frequent stops to check areas of bushes and trees, scrubby ravines and streams for Brushland Tinamou, Burrowing Owl, Grey-hooded Parakeet, Andean Flicker, Red-tailed Comet, White-browed Chat-tyrant, Plain-coloured Seedeater and Band-tailed Sierra-finches. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Parulidae
Genus : Myioborus
Species : brunniceps
Authority : (Lafresnaye & D'Orbigny, 1837)