White-crested Elaenia Elaenia albiceps

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Tyrannidae
  • Polytypic: 6 subspecies
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg

Demography and Populations

The White-crested Elaenia usually is considered to be “common,” but there are few quantitative data on its abundance or on population trends, or on survivorship. In one study, White-crested Elaenia was the most abundant bird in a Chilean forest (Jiménez 2000).

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. (2009). White-crested Elaenia (Elaenia albiceps), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.