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Swainson's Flycatcher

Swainson's Flycatcher - Myiarchus swainsoni

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Legatus leucophaius Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
19 - 21 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest.dry forest Shrubland, savanna, wetlands, mangroves, degraded former forest, pastureland, plantations urban areas, gardens. Below  2600 m. Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay & Venezuela. Trinidad & Tobago

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 3-4 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. Food  
4356 - TSN: 560747 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyran Swainsonuv, tyran Swainsonův
Danish: Skovtyran
German: Swainson Tyrann, Swainsonschopftyrann, Swainsontyrann, Swainson-Tyrann
English: Swainson's Flycatcher, Swainson's Myiarchus
Spanish: Atrapamoscas de Swainson, Burlisto Común, Burlisto pico canela, Copetón de Swainson, Mosqueta Parda
Spanish (Argentine): Burlisto pico canela
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas de Swainson
Spanish (Paraguay): Burlisto pico canela
Spanish (Uruguay): Burlisto Común, Mosqueta Parda
Spanish (Venezuela): Atrapamoscas de Cresta Oscura
Finnish: Harmaanapsu
French: Tyran de Swainson
Guarani: Choperu
Italian: Pigliamosche di Swainson
Japanese: akahashihitakimodoki
Japanese: アカハシヒタキモドキ
Latin: Myiarchus swainsoni, Myiarchus swainsoni swainsoni
Dutch: Swainsons Tiran, Swainson-tiran
Norwegian: Dryadetyrann
Polish: mucholap zmienny, muchołap zmienny
Portuguese: irré, irrê, maria-cavaleira, maria-irré, Maria-irrê, mosqueteiro-irré
Portuguese (Brazil): Irré, irrê, maria-cavaleira, maria-irré, mosqueteiro-irré
Russian: Желтобрюхий тиранн
Slovak: postriežkár irre
Swedish: Skogstopptyrann
Chinese: 斯氏蝇霸鹟

Myiarchus swainsoni
Myiarchus swainsoni albimarginatus
Myiarchus swainsoni ferocior
Myiarchus swainsoni pelzelni
Myiarchus swainsoni phaeonotus
Myiarchus swainsoni swainsoni
Myiarchus swainsoni swainsoni

  • Myiarchus swainsoni swainsoni: SE Brazil to E Paraguay and NE Argentina; winters to Trinidad
  • Myiarchus swainsoni ferocior: SE Bolivia toW Paraguay and central Argentina; winters to Colombia
  • Myiarchus swainsoni pelzelni: SE Peru to n Bolivia and E Brazil (Mato Grosso to Pará)
  • Myiarchus swainsoni phaeonotus: S Venezuela and the Guianas to lower Amazonian Brazil
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