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Contopus nigrescens Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
13 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest. Often found near running water. Between 400 - 3,000 m.  Range:- Brazil, Ecuador, Guyana & Peru.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. Food  
4244 - TSN: 559426 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec cernavý, tyranovec černavý
Danish: Sortgrĺ Pivi
German: Dunkelschnäppertyrann, Einfarbtyrann, Einfarb-Tyrann
English: Blackish Pewee
Spanish: Pibí Negruzco
Spanish (Ecuador): Pibí negruzco
Finnish: Tummapiivi
French: Moucherolle noirâtre, Pioui noirâtre
Italian: Piui nerastro, Piuě nerastro
Japanese: kuromoritairanchou
Japanese: クロモリタイランチョウ
Latin: Contopus nigrescens
Dutch: Zwarte Piewie
Norwegian: Kokspivi
Polish: piwik czarniawy
Portuguese: piui-preto
Portuguese (Brazil): Piui-preto
Russian: Одноцветный пиви
Slovak: pamuchár černastý
Swedish: Svart pivi
Chinese: 黑绿霸鹟

Contopus nigrescens
Contopus nigrescens canescens
Contopus nigrescens nigrescens

  • Contopus nigrescens nigrescens: E slope of Andes of Ecuador (Napo-Pastaza and Santiago-Zamora)
  • Contopus nigrescens canescens: E Peru (south to Cuzco); S Guyana (Acari Mts.) and E Amaz. Brazil
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