|Drab Water-tyrant (Ochthornis littoralis)
|Thaimaçu, Pará, Brazil
The Drab Water-tyrant is distributed in the Amazon Basin with the exception of the lower Amazon downstream of the rio Tapajós.
|It is found along rivers where there are banks and tangles of vegetation. They are usually in pairs a metre or so above the surface of the water.
It is mostly pale sandy brown with darker wings and tail, a white supercilium and a fairly broad black bill.
There is an illustration in Ridgely & Tudor, Volume 2, Plate 40.