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White-throated Tyrannulet

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Mecocerculus leucophrys Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
11 - 14 cm Length
Tropical montane moist  forest. shrubland. Between 1,300 - 4,400 m.  Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru & Venezuela.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and some small fruit. Food  
4129 - TSN: 561005 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyrancík belohrdlý, tyrančík bělohrdlý
Danish: Hvidstrubet Tyrannulet
German: Weißkehltachuri, Weisskehl-Tachuri, Weißkehl-Tachurityrann
English: White throated Tyrannulet, White-throated Tyrannulet
Spanish: Piojito Gargantilla, Tiranuelo Gorgiblanco
Spanish (Argentine): Piojito gargantilla
Spanish (Colombia): Tiranuelo Gorgiblanco
Spanish (Paraguay): Piojito gargantilla
Spanish (Venezuela): Atrapamoscas Ligero Frentiblanco
Finnish: Isojuovanapsija
French: Tyranneau ŕ gorge blanche
Guarani: Tachuri de anteojos
Italian: Tirannetto golabianca, Tiranno piccolo golabianca
Japanese: futasujitairanchou
Japanese: フタスジタイランチョウ, フタスヂタイランチョウ
Latin: Mecocerculus leucophrys
Dutch: Witkeeltachuri
Norwegian: Hvitstrupetyrannulett
Polish: andotyranek białogardły, tyranek bialogardly, tyranek białogardły
Portuguese: Alegrinho-de-gargania-branca, Alegrinho-de-garganta-branca
Portuguese (Brazil): Alegrinho-de-garganta-branca
Russian: Белогорлый длиннохвостый тиранчик
Slovak: moskytár bielohrdlý
Swedish: Vitstrupig dvärgtyrann
Chinese: 白喉姬霸鹟

Mecocerculus leucophrys
Mecocerculus leucophrys brunneomarginatus
Mecocerculus leucophrys chapmani
Mecocerculus leucophrys gularis
Mecocerculus leucophrys leucophrys
Mecocerculus leucophrys montensis
Mecocerculus leucophrys nigriceps
Mecocerculus leucophrys nigriceps (montensis)
Mecocerculus leucophrys nigriceps (palliditergum)
Mecocerculus leucophrys notatus
Mecocerculus leucophrys pallidior
Mecocerculus leucophrys palliditergum
Mecocerculus leucophrys parui
Mecocerculus leucophrys roraimae
Mecocerculus leucophrys rufomarginatis
Mecocerculus leucophrys rufomarginatus
Mecocerculus leucophrys setophagoides
Mecocerculus leucophrys setophagoides (gularis)

  • Mecocerculus leucophrys leucophrys: Temperate Andes of se Peru to Bolivia and nw Argentina
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys notatus: W and central Andes of Colombia (south to Cauca)
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys setophagoides: E Andes of Colombia and nw Venezuela
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys rufomarginatus: S Colombia (Narińo) to w Ecuador and nw Peru (Piura)
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys nigriceps: Mts. of n Venezuela
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys chapmani: Tepuis of s Venezuela
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys roraimae: Subtropical central Venezuela (Amazonas and Bolívar)
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys parui: Tepuis of s Venezuela (Cerro Parú in Amazonas)
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys brunneomarginatus: Andes of Peru (La Libertad and Cajamarca to Cuzco)
  • Mecocerculus leucophrys pallidior: Humid temperate Western Andes of Peru (w Ancash)
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