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Brownish Twistwing

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Cnipodectes subbrunneus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
 M 17 cm - F 15 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist forest Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, & Peru.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae, often takes flying insects. Food  
Named after it's wing lifting habit Habits
4194 - TSN: 559376 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec hnedavý, tyranovec hnědavý, tyranovek hnědavý
Danish: Brun Vridvinge
German: Drehschwingentyrann, Steifschwingentyrann, Streifschwingentyrann, Streifschwingen-Tyrann
English: Brown Flatbill, Brownish Flycatcher, Brownish Twisting, Brownish Twistwing
Spanish: Alitorcido pardo, Atrapamoscas Zumbador, Mosquero Castańo, Mosquero Pardo
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas Zumbador
Spanish (Ecuador): Alitorcido pardo
Finnish: Lattanokkanappari
French: Bec-plat brun, Platyrhynque brun, Tyranneau brun
Italian: Alatorta brunastro, Pigliamosche brunastro
Japanese: chairotairanchou
Japanese: チャイロタイランチョウ
Latin: Cnipodectes subbrunneus
Dutch: Schroefvleugeltiran
Norwegian: Vrivingetyrann
Polish: kretolotek, krętolotek, krętolotek brunatny
Portuguese: Flautim-pardo, mosqueteiro-castanho
Portuguese (Brazil): Flautim-pardo, mosqueteiro-castanho
Russian: Бурогрудый мухоед
Slovak: ploskozob hnedokrídly
Swedish: Brun vridvinge
Chinese: 褐霸鹟

Cnipodectes subbrunneus
Cnipodectes subbrunneus minor
Cnipodectes subbrunneus panamensis
Cnipodectes subbrunneus subbrunneu

  • Cnipodectes subbrunneus subbrunneus: Lowlands of e Panama to w Colombia and w Ecuador
  • Cnipodectes subbrunneus minor: SE Colombia to e Ecuador, e Peru, nw Bolivia and w Amaz. Brazil
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