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Short-tailed Pygmy-Tyrant

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Myiornis ecaudatus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
6.5 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist  forest. degraded former forest. Below 900 m. Range:- Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname & Venezuela.

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2 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. often takes flying insects. Food  
The worlds smallest passerine 4.2 grams. Hovers to take its food Habits
4186 - TSN: 561355 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyránek krátkoocasý
Danish: Korthalet Dværgtyran, Korthalet Pygmætyran
German: Stummelschwanz-Zergtyrann, Stummelschwanz-Zwergtyrann
English: Short tailed Pygmy Tyrant, Short-tailed Pygmy Tyrant, Short-tailed Pygmy-Tyrant
Spanish: Mosqueta Colicorta, Pico Chato Pigmeo sin Cola, Tirano-enano colicorto, Tiranuelo Colimocho
Spanish (Colombia): Tiranuelo Colimocho
Spanish (Ecuador): Tirano-enano colicorto
Spanish (Venezuela): Pico Chato Pigmeo Descolado
Finnish: Töpökääpiötypäkkö
French: Microtyran à queue courte, Tyranneau à queue courte
Hungarian: rövidfarkú törpetirannusz
Italian: Tiranno pigmeo codacorta
Japanese: kobitotairanchou, tanbikobitotairanchou
Japanese: コビトタイランチョウ, タンビコビトタイランチョウ
Latin: Myiornis ecaudatus
Dutch: Kortstaartdwergtiran, Kortstaart-dwergtiran
Norwegian: Korthaleknøttyrann
Polish: tyraneczek krótkosterny
Portuguese: caçula, cigarra-bico-chato, Maria-caçula, sebinho-de-cauda-curta
Portuguese (Brazil): Caçula, cigarra-bico-chato, maria-caçula, sebinho-de-cauda-curta
Russian: Короткохвостая аруна
Slovak: moskytárik krátkochvostý
Swedish: Stubbstjärtad Pygmétyrann
Chinese: 短尾侏霸鹟

Myiornis ecaudatus
Myiornis ecaudatus atricapillus
Myiornis ecaudatus ecaudatus
Myiornis ecaudatus miserabilis

  • Myiornis ecaudatus ecaudatus: Amazonian Brazil to E Ecuador, Peru and N Bolivia
  • Myiornis ecaudatus miserabilis: E Colombia to the Guianas and N Brazil; Trinidad


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