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Eastern Wood-Pewee

Eastern Wood-Pewee

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Contopus virens Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
 cm Length
Forest  shrubland. Up to 1,500 m. Range:- Breeding:- Canada & USA. Passage:- Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua & Panama. Caribbean and West Indies. Non-breeding:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname & Venezuela.

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 3-4 white/translucent eggs that become off white & spotted, incubation 12 - 14 days, fledging 15 - 17 days. Clutch
Arthropods, mainly flying insects. Food  
4242 - TSN: 178359 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec východní
Danish: Østlig Pivi
German: Östlicher Waldschnäppertyrann, Östlicher Waldtyrann, ÖstlicherWaldtyrann, Qstlicher Waldtyrann, Wald-Tyrann
English: Eastern Pewee, Eastern Wood Pewee, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Wood Pewee
Spanish: Bobito de Bosque, Burlisto boreal, Pibí del Bosque, Pibí norteño, Pibi oriental, Pibí Oriental, Piwi selvático oriental
Spanish (Argentine): Burlisto boreal
Spanish (Colombia): Pibí Oriental
Spanish (Costa Rica): Pibí oriental
Spanish (Cuba): Bobito de Bosque
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pibí Oriental
Spanish (Ecuador): Pibí norteño
Spanish (Honduras): Piwi selvático oriental
Spanish (Mexico): Pibí Oriental
Spanish (Nicaragua): Pibí Oriental
Spanish (Venezuela): Pibí Oriental
Finnish: Idänpiivi
French: Pioui de l'Est
Italian: Piuì boschereccio orientale, Piui di bosco orientale
Japanese: moritairanchou
Japanese: モリタイランチョウ
Latin: Contopus virens, Myiochanes virens
Dutch: Oostelijke Bospiewie, Oosterlijke Bospiewie
Norwegian: Østpivi
Polish: piwik lesny, piwik leśny
Portuguese: piui-verdadeiro, Piuí-verdadeiro
Portuguese (Brazil): Piui-verdadeiro
Russian: Восточный лесной пиви, Восточный пиви
Slovak: pamuchár lesný
Swedish: Östlig pivi
Chinese: 东绿霸鹟

Sub-species None known


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