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White Monjita

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Xolmis irupero Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
18 cm Length
Shrubland, savanna, grassland, wetlands, marshes, bogs, often near still waters, pastureland, plantations, urban areas, gardens. Up to 1,300 m. Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay & Uruguay.

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3 eggs, incubation  by female 14 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae. often takes flying insects. Food  
4289 - TSN: 563752 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec bílý
Danish: Hvid Monchita
German: Weißnonnentyrann, Witwenmonjita, Witwen-Monjita
English: White Monjita, Widow Monjita
Spanish: Monjita Blanca, Viudita Blanca Común
Spanish (Argentine): Monjita blanca
Spanish (Bolivia): Monjita blanca
Spanish (Paraguay): Monjita blanca
Spanish (Uruguay): Viudita Blanca Común
Finnish: Pulmusmonhiitta
French: Pépoaza irupéro
Guarani: Blancaflora, Yrupero
Italian: Monjita bianca
Japanese: shirotairanchou
Japanese: シロタイランチョウ
Latin: Xolmis irupero
Dutch: Witte Monjita
Norwegian: Hvittyrann
Polish: mniszek bialy, mniszek biały
Portuguese: noivinha, Noivinha-branca, vivuvinha-alegre
Portuguese (Brazil): Noivinha, noivinha-branca, vivuvinha-alegre
Russian: Монжита-вдовушка
Slovak: pamuchár biely
Swedish: Vit monjita
Chinese: 白蒙霸鹟

Xolmis irupero
Xolmis irupero irupero
Xolmis irupero nivea
Xolmis irupero niveus

  • Xolmis irupero irupero: SE Brazil to Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia and N Argentina
  • Xolmis irupero niveus: E Brazil (Ceará and Pernambuco to Bahia and Minas Gerais)
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