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Caribbean Elaenia

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Elaenia martinica Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
16 - 18 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest. dry forest, Shrubland, degraded former forest, pastureland, plantations urban areas, gardens. Below 700 m.  Range:- Cayman Islands,  {Lesser Antilles:-  (Leeward Islands:-Anguilla, Antigua, Barbuda, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Montserrat,  Saint Kitts and Nevis, US Virgin Islands, Virgin Islands,) (Windward Islands:- Barbados, Grenada, Martinique, [Netherlands Antilles- Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba. Sint-Eustatius, Saint-Martin, Sint-Maarten] Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.)} Greater Antilles:- (USA Puerto Rico,)
Mexico:- Yucatán Peninsula:- Cozumel Island,) Guadeloupe. Belize Rare/Accidental  (Colombia:- Atlantica:- Providencia. San Andrés Island Rare/Accidental.)

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. Food  
4111 TSN: 178380 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Creoles and Pidgins, French-based (Other): siffleur
Czech: elenie karibská, Tyrancík karibský
Danish: Caribelænia, Carib-elænia
German: Weißbauchelaenie, Weissbauch-Elaenie, Weißkinn-Olivtyrann
English: Antillean Elaenia, Caribbean Elaenia
Spanish: Elenia Caribeña, Fio-fio Caribeño, Fiofío Caribeño, Juí Blanco, Parlotero antillano
Spanish (Colombia): Elenia Caribeña
Spanish (Mexico): Elenia Caribeña, Parlotero antillano
Finnish: Mangroveelenia, mangrove-elenia
French: Élaène siffleuse, Élénia siffleuse, Elénie siffleuse, Élénie siffleuse
Guadeloupean Creole French: Siffleur, Siffleur blanc
Hungarian: karibi elénia
Italian: Elenia caraibica, Elenia dei Caraibi
Japanese: karibushiragikutairanchou
Japanese: カリブシラギクタイランチョウ
Latin: Elaenia martinica, Elaenia martinica martinica
Dutch: Witbuikelenia
Norwegian: Karibelenia
Polish: elenia karaibska
Russian: Белобрюхая эления
Slovak: elénia karibská
Swedish: Karibelenia
Chinese: 加勒比拟霸鹟

Elaenia martinica
Elaenia martinica barbadensis
Elaenia martinica caymanensis
Elaenia martinica chinchorrensis
Elaenia martinica cinerascens
Elaenia martinica cinerescens
Elaenia martinica cinerescens
Elaenia martinica martinica
Elaenia martinica remota
Elaenia martinica riisii

  • Elaenia martinica martinica: Lesser Antilles (south to Grenada)
  • Elaenia martinica riisii: Puerto Rico to Anguilla, SE to Antigua; Aruba, Curaçao, Bonaire
  • Elaenia martinica barbadensis: Barbados
  • Elaenia martinica chinchorrensis: Great Cay I. off Quintana Roo (E Mexico)
  • Elaenia martinica remota: Islands off E Mexico (Cozumel, Meco, Mujeres, Holbox)
  • Elaenia martinica cinerescens: San Andrés, Providéncia, Santa Catalina Is. (off Honduras)
  • Elaenia martinica caymanensis: Cayman Islands
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