Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Tyrant Flycatchers :: Large-headed Flatbill

Large-headed Flatbill Ramphotrigon megacephala

Described by: Swainson (1835)
Alternate common name(s): Bamboo Flatbill
Old scientific name(s): Ramphotrigon megacephaum, Tolmomyias megacephaus


Parque de Zizo, São Paulo, Brazil - Nov, 2006 © Arthur Grosset  Parque de Zizo, São Paulo, Brazil - Nov, 2006 © Arthur Grosset  Itatiaia National Park, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Aug 15, 2007 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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Tropical South America e. of the Andes;
Three or four populations;
(1) Se. Colombia, e. Ecuador and s. Venezuela.
(2) Nw. Venezuela.
(3) Se. Peru (Tambopata River, Madre de Dios), n. and e. Bolivia and w. Brazil.
(4) Se. Brazil, e. Paraguay and ne. Argintina.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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