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Tawny-chested Flycatcher

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Aphanotriccus capitalis Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
12 cm Length
Tropical moist forest.dry shrubland, degraded former forest, plantations. wetlands,  Below 1050 m. Range:- Costa Rica & extreme south Nicaragua

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae, maily ants beetles Food  
4230 - TSN: 558702 - Sub-species World Number
Vulnerable    Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec stredoamerický, tyranovec středoamerický
Danish: Flodtyran
German: Ockerbrust-Schnäppertyrann, Salvin Tyrann, Salvintyrann, Salvin-Tyrann
English: Salvin's Flycatcher, Tawny chested Flycatcher, Tawny-chested Flycatcher
Spanish: Mosqerito pechileonado, Mosquerito Pechileonado, Mosquero de Pecho Castaño, Mosquero Pechileonado, Mosquiterito Pechileonado
Spanish (Costa Rica): Mosqerito pechileonado, Mosquerito Pechileonado
Spanish (Nicaragua): Mosquiterito Pechileonado
Finnish: Ruosterintasieppari
French: Moucherolle à poitrine fauve, Moucherolle de Salvin
Hungarian: karibi tirannusz
Italian: Pigliamosche pettofulvo
Japanese: muneakahashigurohaetori
Japanese: ムネアカハシグロハエトリ
Latin: Aphanotriccus capitalis, Myiobius capitalis
Dutch: Salvins Tiran, Salvin-tiran
Norwegian: Lorgnettyrann
Polish: tyranula bialogardla, tyranula białogardła
Russian: Рыжегрудый колумбийский мухоед
Slovak: pamuchár hrdzavoprsý
Swedish: Brunbröstad tyrann
Chinese: 褐胸斑翅霸鹟

Sub-species None known


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