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Sepia-capped Flycatcher

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Leptopogon amaurocephalus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
 13 -14 cm Length
Tropical moist  forest, swamp forest, moist shrubland, degraded former forest. Below 1,300 m. Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua & Panama.  

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(1-3)4 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit. Food  
4025 TSN: 560770 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: tyrančík hnědočapkový, Tyrancík rezavohlavý
Danish: Brunisset Leptopogon
German: Braunkappen-Laubtyrann, Braunkopf-Fliegenstecher
English: Sepia capped Flycatcher, Sepia-capped Flycatcher, Sepia-capped Leptopogon
Spanish: Atrapamoscas Orejinegro, Cabezudo, Mosquerito Cabecipardo, Mosquerito de Gorro Sepia, Mosquero cabecipardo, Mosquero corona sepia, Mosquero Gorra Parda, Mosquero Gorripardo, Mosqueta corona parda, Mosquitero Cabecipardo, Orejero Coronipardo
Spanish (Argentine): Mosqueta corona parda
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas Orejinegro
Spanish (Costa Rica): Mosquerito cabecipardo
Spanish (Honduras): Mosquero corona sepia
Spanish (Mexico): mosquero gorra parda, Mosquero Gorripardo
Spanish (Nicaragua): Mosquitero Cabecipardo
Spanish (Paraguay): Cabezudo
Spanish (Venezuela): Levanta Alas Gorro Sepia
Finnish: Ruskopäänappaaja
French: Pipromorphe à tête brune
Guarani: Karichu paje
Italian: Pigliamosche caposeppia, Tiranno barbuto testabruna
Japanese: chaboushihaetori
Japanese: チャボウシハエトリ
Latin: Leptopogon amaurocephalus
Dutch: Bruinkapleptopogon, Bruinkap-leptopogon
Norwegian: Sepiakronetyrann
Polish: muchotyranik brazowoglowy, muchotyranik brązowogłowy
Portuguese: Abre-asa-cabeçudo, abre-cabeçudo, cabeçudo, papa-mosca-de-capuz, úri
Portuguese (Brazil): abre-cabeçudo, Cabeçudo, papa-mosca-de-capuz, úri
Russian: Буроголовый тиранн-инка
Slovak: kariča hnedohlavá
Swedish: Sepiakronad dvärgtyrann
Chinese: 棕顶窄嘴霸鹟

Leptopogon amaurocephalus
Leptopogon amaurocephalus amaurocephalus
Leptopogon amaurocephalus diversus
Leptopogon amaurocephalus faustus
Leptopogon amaurocephalus idius
Leptopogon amaurocephalus obscuritergum
Leptopogon amaurocephalus orenocensis
Leptopogon amaurocephalus orinocensis
Leptopogon amaurocephalus peruvianus
Leptopogon amaurocephalus pileatus

  • Leptopogon amaurocephalus amaurocephalus: Tropical SE Brazil to E Paraguay, N Argentina and E Bolivia
  • Leptopogon amaurocephalus pileatus: Tropical S Mexico to Costa Rica and Panama
  • Leptopogon amaurocephalus idius: Coiba I. (Panama)
  • Leptopogon amaurocephalus diversus: Santa Marta and Magdalena valleys of N Colombia and W Zulia
  • Leptopogon amaurocephalus orinocensis: Tropical Venezuela to E Brazil (Amapá)
  • Leptopogon amaurocephalus peruvianus: Tropical E Colombia to N Bolivia
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