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Crowned Slaty Flycatcher

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Griseotyrannus aurantioatrocristatus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
17.5 - 18 cm Length
Tropical moist & swamp forest. dry savanna, degraded former forest, often near water, pastureland. Below 1,100 m.  Range:-Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay & Venezuela.   

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 2-4 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit, mainly flying insects. Food  
Its binomial is the longest of any bird species, fifteen syllables when spoken aloud. Habits
4392 - TSN: 711545 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyran cernocapkový, tyran černočapkový
Danish: Krontyran
German: Grau-Maskentyrann, Inka Tyrann, Inkatyrann
English: Crowned Slaty Flycatcher, Crowned Slaty-Flycatcher
Spanish: Atrapamosca de Copete Oscuro, Atrapamoscas Coronidorado, Suirirí Cabeza Negra, Tuquito gris
Spanish (Argentine): Tuquito gris
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas Coronidorado
Spanish (Paraguay): Tuquito gris
Spanish (Uruguay): Suirirí Cabeza Negra, Tuquito Gris
Spanish (Venezuela): Atrapamoscas Copete Negro y Amarillo
Finnish: Liusketyranni
French: Tyran oriflamme
Guarani: Churi, Suiriri hû
Italian: Pigliamosche ardesia coronato, Tiranno grigio crestato
Japanese: haiirokikamuritairanchou, kihiirokamuritairanchou
Japanese: キヒイロカムリタイランチョウ, ハイイロキカムリタイランチョウ
Latin: Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus, Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus aurantirostris, Griseotyrannus aurantioatrocristatus
Dutch: Uruguaytiran, Uruguay-tiran
Norwegian: Gnisttyrann
Polish: bentewi ciemny
Portuguese: bem-te-vi-cinza, Bentevi-cinza, mosqueteiro-cinzento, peitica-de-chapéu-preto
Portuguese (Brazil): bem-te-vi-cinza, mosqueteiro-cinzento, Peitica-de-chapéu-preto
Russian: Черноголовый аргентинский тиранн
Slovak: postriežkár bridlicový
Swedish: Svartkronad tyrann
Chinese: 冠灰纹霸鹟


Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus
Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus aurantioatrocristatus
Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus aurantirostris
Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus pallidiventris

  • Griseotyrannus aurantioatrocristatus aurantioatrocristatus: Bolivia to N Argentina and S Brazil; winters N to W Amazonia
  • Griseotyrannus aurantioatrocristatus pallidiventris: E Brazil (Rio Tapajós to N Goiás and Piauí)


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