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Brown-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus tyrannulus

Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Wied's Crested Flycatcher, Wied's Flycatcher, Ometepe Flycatcher, Rusty-tailed Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kino Springs, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA - May 3, 2002 © Rob Pavey  Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago - Feb, 2006 © Kent Nickell  Sabal Palm Sanctuary, Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas, USA - May 14, 2005 © Jesus Fernando Cerra Luna  Roraima, Brazil - Jul, 2001 © Arthur Grosset  Roraima, Brazil - Jul, 2001 © Arthur Grosset 
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Sw. United States through Cental America to tropical South America;
Fragmented distribution in s. part of range;
(1) Sw. United States (se. California, s. Nevada, sw. Utah, Arizona, sw. New Mexico and s. Texas), w. Mexico including the Yucatan Peninsula and the Tres Marias Is. s. to Belize, Guatemala and n. Honduras, Bay Is. and El Salvador and the Pacific slope of Honduras.
(2) Se. United States, w. Mexico s. to Honduras.
(3) Cozumel Is.
(4) N. Colombia, Venezuela, Aruba, Tobago, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Brazil (Bahia (Rio Jequitionha and Chapada Diamantina)), n. and e. Peru, c. Bolivia, Paraguay and n. Argentina.
(5) Pacific slope of Nicaragua to nw. Costa Rica.
(6) Coastal is. off Honduras.
(7) N. and e. Brazil.


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


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