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Buff-cheeked Greenlet

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Hylophilus muscicapinus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Vireonidae Family
11·5-12 cm Length
Moist & swamp forest below 1,100m.  Range:- Bolivia, Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname & Venezuela.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae. Food  
5564 - TSN: 560522 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: zelenáček plavoprsý, Zelenácek Salvinuv
Danish: Grånakket Dværgvireo
German: Braunwangenvireo, Braunwangen-Vireo
English: Buff cheeked Greenlet, Buff-cheeked Greenlet, Buff-chested Greenlet, Gray-fronted Greenlet, Grey-fronted Greenlet
Spanish: Verderón atrapamoscas, Verdillo Atrapamoscas, Vireillo de Pecho Claro
Spanish (Venezuela): Verderón atrapamoscas
Finnish: Kultarintavireo
French: Viréo à joues brunâtres, Viréon fardé
Italian: Verdello guancecamoscio, Vireo verdino pettochiaro
Japanese: shiroharahimemozumodoki, shiroharamidorimozumodoki
Japanese: シロハラヒメモズモドキ, シロハラミドリモズモドキ
Latin: Hylophilus muscicapinus, Hylophilus muscicapinus muscicapinus
Dutch: Bruinwangvireo
Norwegian: Ferskenbrystvireo
Polish: lesniak plowolicy, leśniak płowolicy, Leśniak szaroczelny
Portuguese: juruviara-garganta-camurça, Vite-vite-camurça
Portuguese (Brazil): juruviara-garganta-camurça, Vite-vite-camurça
Russian: Оранжевогрудый южноамериканский виреон
Slovak: vireo okrovolíci
Swedish: Grånackad vireo
Chinese: 黄颊绿莺雀

Hylophilus muscicapinus
Hylophilus muscicapinus griseifrons
Hylophilus muscicapinus muscicapinus

  • Hylophilus muscicapinus muscicapinus: S Venezuela to the Guianas and Brazil north of the Amazon
  • Hylophilus muscicapinus griseifrons: N Brazil south of the Amazon (Rio Madeira to Rio Tapajós)
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