Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Tyrant Flycatchers :: Fork-tailed Flycatcher
Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana
Described by: Vieillot (1808)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Muscivora tyrannus
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RangeC. Central America through topical South America e. of the Andes;
(1) S. Mexico (Veracruz, Tabasco and the Yucatan Peninsula) s. along the Caribbean slope to Costa Rica and nc. Panama) to nc. Brazil. Trinidad (Arima).
(2) N. Colombia to nw. Venezuela.
(3) C. Brazil.
(4) Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Brazil (Bahia (Chapada Diamantina)), Ecuador, c. Peru, se. Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay to c. Argentina (Rio Negro s. to Patagonia) and Falkland Is.(?)
Winters in n. and c. South America.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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