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River Tyrannulet

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Serpophaga hypoleuca Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
11 cm Length
Shrubland, savanna, often near running water. Below 600m. Range:- Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador & Peru. Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods and larvae.. Food  
4137  - TSN: 562978 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyrancík rícní, tyrančík říční
Danish: Flodtyrannulet
German: Uferkleintyrann, Ufertachuri, Ufer-Tachuri
English: River Tyrannulet
Spanish: Piojito de los Ríos, Piojito Ribereño, Tiranolete ribereño, Tiranuelo Ribereño
Spanish (Colombia): Tiranuelo Ribereño
Spanish (Ecuador): Tiranolete ribereño
Spanish (Venezuela): Atrapamoscas de Ríos
Finnish: Virtanapsija
French: Tyranneau des rivières
Italian: Tirannetto di fiume, Tiranno piccolo di fiume
Japanese: kawakatoritairanchou
Japanese: カワカトリタイランチョウ
Latin: Serpophaga hypoleuca
Dutch: Riviertachuri
Norwegian: Flodtyrannulett
Polish: tyranek rzeczny
Portuguese: Alegrinho-do-rio
Portuguese (Brazil): Alegrinho-do-rio
Russian: Речная серпофага
Slovak: moskytár riečny
Swedish: Floddvärgtyrann
Chinese: 河姬霸鹟


Serpophaga hypoleuca
Serpophaga hypoleuca hypoleuca
Serpophaga hypoleuca pallida
Serpophaga hypoleuca venezuelana

  • Serpophaga hypoleuca hypoleuca: SE Colombia to e Ecuador, E Peru, N Bolivia and W Amaz. Brazil
  • Serpophaga hypoleuca venezuelana: Tropical Venezuela (Apure, Anzoátegui and N Bolívar)
  • Serpophaga hypoleuca pallida: Amazonian Brazil south of the Amazon


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