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Contopus pertinax Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
18-20 cm Length
Tropical moist forest. Between 250 - 3500 m Range:- Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua. USA. Habitat
3 4 creamy white eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae & some fruit in winter. Food  
4237 - TSN: 178356 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: tyranovec Couesův
Danish: Stor Pivi
German: Coues-Tyrann, Großer Schnäppertyrann, Schiefertyrann
English: Coue's Flycatcher, Coues' Flycatcher, Coues' Pewee, Coues's Flycatcher, Coues's Pewee, Greater Pewee
Spanish: Pibí Major, Pibí Mayor, pibí tengo frío, Pibi tengofrio, Pibí Tengofrío, Piwi mayor, Tengofrio grande
Spanish (Honduras): Piwi mayor
Spanish (Mexico): Pibí Major, Pibí Mayor, pibí tengo frío, pibí tengofrío, Tengofrio grande
Spanish (Nicaragua): Pibí Mayor
Finnish: töyhtöpiivi
French: Moucherolle de Coues, Pioui de Coues
Italian: Piuì maggiore
Japanese: mekishikohitakimodoki, miyamahitakimodoki
Japanese: ミヤマヒタキモドキ, メキシコヒタキモドキ
Latin: Contopus fumigatus pertinax, Contopus pertinas, Contopus pertinax, Myiochanes pertinax
Dutch: Grote Piewie
Norwegian: Storpivi
Polish: piwik ciemny
Russian: Большой пиви
Slovak: pamuchár dubový
Swedish: Större pivi
Chinese: 大绿霸鹟

Contopus pertinax
Contopus pertinax minor
Contopus pertinax pallidiventris
Contopus pertinax pertinax
Contopus pertinax pertinax (pallidiventris)

  • Contopus pertinax pertinax: SW US to S Mexico; winters to Belize and Guatemala
  • Contopus pertinax minor: Highlands of Belize, Honduras, El Salvador and N Nicaragua
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