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Cordilleran Flycatcher

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Empidonax occidentalis Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
14-17 cm Length
Tropical to temperate dry & moistforest. forest . Between 1,000 - 3,500 m. Range:- (Canada:- Alberta , British Columbia,.)  Guatemala, Honduras, (Mexico:- Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Guerrero, Michoacán, Oaxaca, Puebla,  Sinaloa, Sonora, , Tamaulipas, Tlaxcala, Veracruz,) ( USA:- Arizona,  California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa Kansas, Louisiana, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada,  New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming.)

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(3-4)5 eggs, Whitish, with brown blotches incubation 14-15 days, fledging `4-18 days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. Food  
4259 - TSN: 554255 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: tyranovec horský
Danish: Cordilleraempidonax
German: Hochland-Schnäppertyrann
English: Cordilleran Flycatcher, Interior Flycatcher, Ponderosa Flycatcher, Western Flycatcher
Spanish: Mosquerito barranqueño, Mosquero Barranqueño, Mosquero Cordillerano, Mosqueta Barranqueña
Spanish (Mexico): Mosquerito barranqueño, Mosquero Barranqueño
Estonian: mägi-salutikat
Finnish: Tammisieppari
French: Moucherolle à ventre neigeux, Moucherolle des ravins
Italian: Pigliamosche della cordigliera
Japanese: rokkiakinodomejirohaetori
Japanese: ロッキアキノドメジロハエトリ
Latin: Empidonax difficilis occidentalis, Empidonax occidentalis
Dutch: Cordilleranfeetiran, Hooglandfeetiran, Westelijke Tiran
Norwegian: Cordilleraempid
Polish: empidonka kordylierska
Russian: Кордильерская мухоловка
Slovak: pamuchár kordillersky
Swedish: Cordilleraempid
Chinese: 科迪纹霸鹟


Empidonax occidentalis
Empidonax occidentalis hellmayri
Empidonax occidentalis occidentalis

  • Empidonax occidentalis occidentalis: Highlands of Mexico
  • Empidonax occidentalis hellmayri: Woodlands of SW Canada to N Mexico; winters to S Mexico
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