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Empidonomus varius Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
18 - 19 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest.dry savanna, degraded former forest, urban areas. Up to 1,900 m Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay & Venezuela. Trinidad & Tobago. Vagrant to Canada & USA

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2 - 3 eggs, incubation 15 - 16 days, fledging 16 days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. Food  
4391 - TSN: 178382 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyran promenlivý, tyran skvrnitohřbetý
Danish: Broget Tyran
German: Fleckentyrann, Flecken-Tyrann, Schuppenrücken-Maskentyrann
English: Variagated Flycatcher, Varied Flycatcher, Variegated Flycatcher
Spanish: Atrapamoscas Veteado, Suirirí Rayado, Tuquito chorreado, Tuquito Rayado
Spanish (Argentine): Tuquito chorreado, Tuquito rayado
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas Veteado
Spanish (Paraguay): Tuquito chorreado
Spanish (Uruguay): Suirirí Rayado, Tuquito Rayado
Spanish (Venezuela): Atrapamoscas Veteado
Finnish: Viirutyranni
French: Moucherolle tachetée, Tyran tacheté
Guarani: Suiriritî, Vichi vichi para
Italian: Pigliamosche variegato
Japanese: kikamuritairanchou
Japanese: キカムリタイランチョウ
Latin: Empidonomus jelskii, Empidonomus varius
Dutch: Bonte Tiran
Norwegian: Glennetyrann
Polish: bentewi zmienny
Portuguese: Bem-te-vi-peitica, bem-te-vi-peitica , bem-te-vizinho, Bentevi-peitica, maria-é-dia, mosqueteiro-listrado, peitica
Portuguese (Brazil): bem-te-vi-peitica , bem-te-vizinho, maria-é-dia, mosqueteiro-listrado, Peitica
Russian: Пёстрый аргентинский тиранн
Slovak: postriežkár škvrnitý
Swedish: Broktyrann
Chinese: 杂色纹霸鹟

Sub-species None known

Empidonomus varius
Empidonomus varius rufinus
Empidonomus varius varius

  • Empidonomus varius varius: SE Brazil to Paraguay, Uruguay, N Argentina, E Peru, E Bolivia
  • Empidonomus varius rufinus: E Venezuela to the Guianas, N and W Amazonian Brazil
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