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Grey-capped Flycatcher

Gray-capped Flycatcher (Myiozetetes granadensis)

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Myiozetetes granadensis  Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
16.5 18 cm Length
Tropical moist forest. degraded former forest often near water, pastureland, arable land. Below 1,300 M.  Range:- Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru & Venezuela. Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua & Panama.

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2 - 4 brown or lilac-blotched dull white eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. often takes mainly flying insects. Berries and small fruits supplement diet in winter. Food  
4406 - TSN: 561362 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyran šedocapkový, tyran šedohlavý
Danish: Grĺhćttet Gultyran
German: Graukappen-Maskentyrann, Grauscheiteltyrann, Grauscheitel-Tyrann
English: Gray capped Flycatcher, Gray-capped Flycatcher, Grey capped Flycatcher, Grey-capped Flycatcher
Spanish: Benteveo de Copete Gris, Bienteveo Cabecigrís, Chilero cabecigris, Güis Cabecigrís, Mosquero cabecigrís, Mosquero gorrigris, Suelda Cabecigrís
Spanish (Colombia): Suelda Cabecigrís
Spanish (Costa Rica): Mosquero cabecigrís
Spanish (Ecuador): Mosquero gorrigris
Spanish (Honduras): Chilero cabecigris
Spanish (Nicaragua): Güis Cabecigrís
Spanish (Venezuela): Pispirillo Copete Gris
Finnish: Tarhaväijy
French: Tyran ŕ tęte grise
Hungarian: szürkefejű bentévi
Italian: Pigliamosche capogrigio, Pitango capogrigio
Japanese: haiboushihitakimodoki
Japanese: ハイボウシヒタキモドキ
Latin: Myiozetetes granadensis
Dutch: Grijskruintiran
Norwegian: Grĺkronetyrann
Polish: bentewi szaroglowy, bentewi szarogłowy
Portuguese: bem-te-vi-de-cabeça-cinza, Bentevi-de-cabeça-cinza
Portuguese (Brazil): Bem-te-vi-de-cabeça-cinza
Russian: Сероголовая питанга-крошка
Slovak: postriežkár sivohlavý
Swedish: Grĺkronad tyrann
Chinese: 灰顶短嘴霸鹟

Myiozetetes granadensis
Myiozetetes granadensis granadensis
Myiozetetes granadensis obscurior
Myiozetetes granadensis occidentalis

  • Myiozetetes granadensis granadensis: Caribbean slope of E Honduras to central highlands of Panama
  • Myiozetetes granadensis occidentalis: E Panama (Darién) to W Ecuador and extreme NW Peru (Tumbes)
  • Myiozetetes granadensis obscurior: E Colombia to S Venezuela, N Bolivia and W Amazonian Brazil
Source: Clements checklist 2012
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