Biodiversity - Tufted Flycatcher

  • Name: Tufted Flycatcher

  • Scientific name: Mitrephanes phaeocercus

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Tyrannidae

Status:  Very Common

Size:  12 cm

Weight:  8.5 grams

Elevation:  up to 3.000 meters above sea level.

 

Poses on exposed perches in forest clearings.

Traps insects in flight sometimes in outstanding manuvers.

Frequently returns to the same perches.

Forms pairs during the entire year.

 





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  • Scientific name: Euphonia hirundinacea

  • Family: Fringillidae

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