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Cinereous Ground-Tyrant

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Muscisaxicola cinerea Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
16.5 cm Length
Shrubland, grassland, wetlands, marshes, bogs, rocky areas, often near water, pastureland. Between 2,500 - 5,000 m  Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Chile & Peru.

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 4 - 5 Whitish eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. often takes mainly flying insects. Food  
4308 - TSN: 711525 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

If you have sound recording of the Tyrannidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec popelavý
Danish: Grĺ Jordtyran
German: Graubraun-Grundtyrann, Graunackentyrann
English: Cinereous Ground Tyrant, Cinereous Ground-Tyrant, Gray Ground Tyrant, Grey Ground Tyrant
Spanish: Dormilona cenicienta
Spanish (Argentine): Dormilona cenicienta
Spanish (Chile): Dormilona cenicienta
Finnish: Harmaamaatyranni
French: Dormilon cendré
Italian: Tiranno terragnolo cenerino, Tiranno terricolo cenerino
Japanese: haiiroiwatairanchou
Japanese: ハイイロイワタイランチョウ
Latin: Muscisaxicola cinerea, Muscisaxicola cinereus
Dutch: Grijze Grondtiran
Norwegian: Grĺmarktyrann
Polish: skalotyran popielaty, skałotyran popielaty
Russian: Серый земляной тиранн
Slovak: pamuchár zemný
Swedish: Grĺ marktyrann
Chinese: 灰地霸鹟

Muscisaxicola cinerea
Muscisaxicola cinerea argentina
Muscisaxicola cinerea argentinus
Muscisaxicola cinerea cinerea

  • Muscisaxicola cinereus cinereus: Andes of S Peru (Puno) to W Bolivia, N Chile and N Argentina
  • Muscisaxicola cinereus argentinus: Andes of NW Argentina (Jujuy to Catamarca and Tucumán)
Source: Clements c
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