The Scale-crested Pygmy-tyrant (Lophotriccus pileatus) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family. It is found in Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Venezuela, and possibly Honduras. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montanes.
BirdLife International 2004. Lophotriccus pileatus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 26 July 2007.