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Buff-breasted Flycatcher

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Empidonax fulvifrons Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
11.5 - 13 cm Length
Forest.shrubland, degraded former forest, pastureland, Between 600 - 3500 m  Range:- El SalvadorGuatemalaHonduras, [Mexico:- Chiapas, Chihuahua Coahuila , Durango, Guerrero Michoacán, Oaxaca,  Puebla, Sinaloa, SonoraTabasco, Tamaulipas, Tlaxcala Veracruz.] [USA::--  Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas.]

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 2(3-4)5 eggs, incubation 14-16 days, fledging 15-17 days. Clutch
Arthropods and larvae.. Food  
4261 - TSN: 178352 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec hnedocelý, tyranovec plavoprsý
Danish: Okkerbrystet Empidonax
German: Braunbrusttyrann, Braunbrust-Tyrann, Orangebrust-Schnäppertyrann
English: Buff-breasted Flycatcher, Fulvous Flycatcher
Spanish: Mosquerito canelo, Mosquero pechianteado, Mosquero Pechicanelo, Mosquero Pecho Leonado, Mosqueta de Pecho Canela
Spanish (Honduras): Mosquero pechianteado
Spanish (Mexico): Mosquerito canelo, Mosquero Pechicanelo, mosquero pecho leonado
Estonian: ruuge-salutikat
Finnish: Rusorintasieppari
French: Moucherolle à poitrine fauve, Moucherolle beige
Italian: Pigliamosche frontefulva, Pigliamosche pettocamoscio
Japanese: usuchamejirohaetori
Japanese: ウスチャメジロハエトリ
Latin: Empidonax fulvifrons
Dutch: Blonde Feetiran
Norwegian: Brunbrystempid
Polish: empidonka plowa, empidonka płowa
Russian: Рыжегрудая мухоловка
Slovak: pamuchár plavý
Swedish: Beigebröstad empid
Chinese: 黄胸纹霸鹟


Empidonax fulvifrons
Empidonax fulvifrons brodkorbi
Empidonax fulvifrons fulvifrons
Empidonax fulvifrons fusciceps
Empidonax fulvifrons inexpectatus
Empidonax fulvifrons pygmaeus
Empidonax fulvifrons rubicundus

  • Empidonax fulvifrons fulvifrons: Mountains of NE  Mexico (Tamaulipas and San Luis Potosí)
  • Empidonax fulvifrons pygmaeus: SW US and NW Mexico (Sonora to Coahuila)
  • Empidonax fulvifrons rubicundus: Mexico (Chihuahua and Durango to Guerrero and Veracruz)
  • Empidonax fulvifrons brodkorbi: S Mexico (Río Molino area of S Oaxaca)
  • Empidonax fulvifrons fusciceps: SE Mexico (Chiapas) to Guatemala and El Salvador
  • Empidonax fulvifrons inexpectatus: Central and S Honduras
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