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Empidonax flavescens Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
13 - 14  cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest, agricultural land & gardens, beween 900 - 2,800 m. In:- Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua & Panama.

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 2 - 3 White eggs, speckles with pale rufous . Incubation by female in 14–15 days  fledging16 - 18 days.. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and some small fruit. Food  
4260 - TSN: 559907 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: tyranovec olivovožlutavý, Tyranovec žlutavý
Danish: Gullig Empidonax
German: Gilbufertyrann, Gilbufer-Tyrann, Gildufertyrann, Sumpfschnäppertyrann
English: Yellowish Flycatcher
Spanish: Mosquerito Amarillento, Mosquero, Mosquero Amarillento, Mosqueta Amarillenta, Mosquitero Amarillento
Spanish (Costa Rica): Mosquerito Amarillento
Spanish (Honduras): Mosquero
Spanish (Mexico): Mosquero Amarillento
Spanish (Nicaragua): Mosquitero Amarillento
Finnish: Pilvimetsäsieppari
French: Moucherolle jaunâtre
Hungarian: sárgás tirannusz
Italian: Pigliamosche giallastro
Japanese: kimejirohaetori
Japanese: キメジロハエトリ
Latin: Empidonax flavescens
Dutch: Gele Feetiran
Norwegian: Gulempid
Polish: empidonka zóltawa, empidonka żółtawa
Russian: Желтоватый мухолов
Slovak: pamuchár čistinový
Swedish: Höglandsempid
Chinese: 淡黄纹霸鹟

Empidonax flavescens
Empidonax flavescens flavescens
Empidonax flavescens imperturbatus
Empidonax flavescens salvini

  • Empidonax flavescens flavescens: Highlands of Costa Rica and W Panama (east to Veraguas)
  • Empidonax flavescens imperturbatus: S Mexico (Sierra de Tuxtla in SE Veracruz)
  • Empidonax flavescens salvini: Highlands of SE Mexico (Oaxaca) to Nicaragua
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