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Masked Water-Tyrant

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Lavadeira-mascarada, Masked-water Tyrant (Fluvicola nengeta) by Bertrando Campos.

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LAVADEIRA-MASCARADA ( Fluvicola nengeta) by Dario Sanches.

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Fluvicola nengeta Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
14·5 - 15 cm Length
Tropical moist shrubland, degraded former forest, wetlands, marshes, bogs, often near water, pastureland, arable land. Below 800 m. Range:- Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay & Peru.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. often takes mainly flying insects. Food  
4328 - TSN: 560097 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: tyranovec bělořitovitý, Tyranovec škraboškový
Danish: Maskevandtyran
German: Graurücken-Wassertyrann, Wassertyrann, Wasser-Tyrann
English: Masked Water Tyrant, Masked Water-Tyrant
Spanish: Lavandera enmascarada, Tirano-de-agua enmascarado, Viudita Enmascarada
Spanish (Ecuador): Tirano-de-agua enmascarado
Spanish (Paraguay): Lavandera enmascarada
Finnish: Jokinapsu
French: Moucherolle aquatique
Hungarian: álarcos vízitirannusz
Italian: Tiranno acquaiolo mascherato, Tiranno mascherato
Japanese: madaratairanchou
Japanese: マダラタイランチョウ
Latin: Fluvicola nengeta
Dutch: Maskerwatertiran
Norwegian: Maskevanntyrann
Polish: wodoplawik bialorzytkowy, wodopławik białorzytkowy
Portuguese: lavadeira, Lavadeira-mascarada, Lavandeira, maria-branca, maria-lencinho, pombinho-das-almas
Portuguese (Brazil): lavadeira, Lavadeira-mascarada, maria-branca, maria-lencinho, pombinho-das-almas
Russian: Масковый водяной тиранн
Slovak: pamuchár škraboškový
Swedish: Maskvattentyrann
Chinese: 花脸水霸鹟


Fluvicola nengeta
Fluvicola nengeta atripennis
Fluvicola nengeta nengeta

  • Fluvicola nengeta nengeta: E Brazil (Maranhăo to Minas Gerais and NE Săo Paulo)
  • Fluvicola nengeta atripennis: SW Ecuador to NW Peru (Tumbes)
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