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Agriornis montana Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
 22 - 25 cm Length
High altitude grassland, shrubland, degraded former forest, pastureland, arable land urban areas, gardens. Between 2000 - 4500 m. Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador & Peru. Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and small vertibrates. Food  
4294 - TSN: 711529 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: tyranovec bledookı, Tyranovec cernozobı
Danish: Sortnæbbet Torntyran
German: Bergtyrann, Berg-Tyrann, Schwarzschnabel-Hakentyrann
English: Black billed Shrike Tyrant, Black-billed Ground-Tyrant, Black-billed Shrike Tyrant, Black-billed Shrike-Tyrant
Spanish: Atrapamoscas Coliblanco, Gaucho serrano, Guacho Serrano, Mero gaucho, Mero gaucho boliviano
Spanish (Argentine): Gaucho serrano
Spanish (Chile): Mero gaucho
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas Coliblanco
Finnish: Paramotyranni
French: Gaucho à bec noir, Gaucho montagnard
Italian: Averla tiranna becconero, Tiranno averla becconero
Japanese: miyamamozutairanchou
Japanese: ミヤマモズタイランチョウ
Latin: Agriornis montana, Agriornis montanus, P [epoaza] Montana
Dutch: Zwartbekklauwiertiran, Zwartbek-klauwiertiran
Norwegian: Svartnebbrovtyrann
Polish: dzierzbotyran czarnodzioby
Russian: Горный сорокопутовый тиранн
Slovak: pamuchár horskı
Swedish: Svartnäbbad törntyrann
Chinese: 黑嘴鵙霸鹟


Agriornis montana
Agriornis montana fumosus
Agriornis montana insolens
Agriornis montana intermedia
Agriornis montana intermedius
Agriornis montana leucura
Agriornis montana leucurus
Agriornis montana maritima
Agriornis montana maritimus
Agriornis montana montana
Agriornis montana solitaria
Agriornis montana solitarius

  • Agriornis montanus [montanus or fumosa]: Andes of E and S Bolivia and NW Argentina (south to La Rioja)
  • Agriornis montanus solitarius: Andes of Colombia and Ecuador
  • Agriornis montanus insolens: Andes of Peru
  • Agriornis montanus intermedius: Andes of W Bolivia (La Paz and Oruro) to N Chile (Tarapacá)
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