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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Tolmomyias poliocephalus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
 12 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist/swamp forest, also dry forest, savanna and gardens, in:- Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname & Venezuela.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Often builds by a wasps nest. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. Food  
4200 - TSN: 563498 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: ploskozobec šedočapkový, Tyranovec šedocapkový
Danish: Gråkronet Fladnæb
German: Grauscheitel-Breitschnabeltyrann, Schieferkopf-Breitschnabel
English: Gray crowned Flycatcher, Gray-crowned Flatbill, Gray-crowned Flycatcher, Grey crowned Flycatcher, Grey-crowned Flatbill, Grey-crowned Flycatcher
Spanish: Pico Chato de Corona Gris, Picoancho coroniplomizo, Picoplano Cabecigrís, Picoplano Diminuto
Spanish (Colombia): Picoplano Diminuto
Spanish (Ecuador): Picoancho coroniplomizo
Spanish (Venezuela): Pico Chato de Corona Gris
Finnish: Pikkulapionappari
French: Bec-plat poliocéphale, Platyrhynque poliocéphale, Tyranneau poliocéphale
Italian: Pigliamosche corona grigia, Pigliamosche coronato
Japanese: haiboushihirahashihaetori
Japanese: ハイボウシヒラハシハエトリ
Latin: Tolmomyias poliocephalus
Dutch: Grijskruinbreedbektiran, Grijskruin-breedbektiran
Norwegian: Askekronetyrann
Polish: oliwiak Taczanowskiego
Portuguese: Bico-chato-de-cabeça-cinza, mosqueteiro-de-coroa-cinza
Portuguese (Brazil): Bico-chato-de-cabeça-cinza, mosqueteiro-de-coroa-cinza
Russian: Сероголовый оливковый мухоед
Slovak: ploskozob sivohlavý, Tyranomuchár sivohlavý
Swedish: Gråkronad flatnäbb
Chinese: 灰顶霸鹟


Tolmomyias poliocephalus
Tolmomyias poliocephalus klagesi
Tolmomyias poliocephalus poliocephalus
Tolmomyias poliocephalus sclateri

  • Tolmomyias poliocephalus poliocephalus: SE Colombia to E Peru, S Venezuela and W Amazonian Brazil
  • Tolmomyias poliocephalus klagesi: Tropical E Venezuela (N Amazonas to Delta Amacuro)
  • Tolmomyias poliocephalus sclateri: Tropical Guianas, Amazonian and E Brazil and NW Bolivia
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