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Category:Tyrannidae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Tyrannidae


The tyrant flycatchers, widely distributed across the Americas.


Tyrannidae is a family in the Order Passeriformes.

Family Tyrannidae viewedit

Genus Piprites viewedit
P. chloris Wing-barred Piprites
P. griseiceps Gray-headed Piprites
P. pileata Black-capped Piprites

Genus Neopipo viewedit
N. cinnamomea Cinnamon Tyrant

Genus Calyptura viewedit
C. cristata Kinglet Calyptura

Genus Platyrinchus viewedit
P. saturatus Cinnamon-crested Spadebill
P. cancrominus Stub-tailed Spadebill
P. mystaceus White-throated Spadebill
P. coronatus Golden-crowned Spadebill
P. flavigularis Yellow-throated Spadebill
P. platyrhynchos White-crested Spadebill
P. leucoryphus Russet-winged Spadebill

Genus Tachuris viewedit
T. rubrigastra Many-colored Rush Tyrant

Genus Mionectes viewedit
M. striaticollis Streak-necked Flycatcher
M. olivaceus Olive-streaked Flycatcher
M. galbinus Olive-striped Flycatcher
M. oleagineus Ochre-bellied Flycatcher
M. roraimae McConnell's Flycatcher
M. rufiventris Sierra de Lema Flycatcher
M. rufiventris Gray-hooded Flycatcher

Genus Leptopogon viewedit
L. amaurocephalus Sepia-capped Flycatcher
L. superciliaris Slaty-capped Flycatcher
L. rufipectus Rufous-breasted Flycatcher
L. taczanowskii Inca Flycatcher

Genus Phylloscartes viewedit
P. difficilis Serra do Mar Tyrannulet
P. eximius Southern Bristle Tyrant
P. ophthalmicus Marble-faced Bristle Tyrant
P. lanyoni Antioquia Bristle Tyrant
P. paulista Sao Paulo Tyrannulet
P. poecilotis Variegated Bristle Tyrant
P. venezuelanus Venezuelan Bristle Tyrant
P. orbitalis Spectacled Bristle Tyrant
P. chapmani Chapman's Bristle Tyrant
P. oustaleti Oustalet's Tyrannulet
P. flavovirens Yellow-green Tyrannulet
P. virescens Olive-green Tyrannulet
P. ventralis Mottle-cheeked Tyrannulet
P. beckeri Bahia Tyrannulet
P. kronei Restinga Tyrannulet
P. sylviolus Bay-ringed Tyrannulet
P. ceciliae Alagoas Tyrannulet
P. roquettei Minas Gerais Tyrannulet
P. superciliaris Rufous-browed Tyrannulet
P. nigrifrons Black-fronted Tyrannulet
P. flaviventris Rufous-lored Tyrannulet
P. gualaquizae Ecuadorian Tyrannulet
P. parkeri Cinnamon-faced Tyrannulet

Genus Pseudotriccus viewedit
P. pelzelni Bronze-olive Pygmy Tyrant
P. simplex Hazel-fronted Pygmy Tyrant
P. ruficeps Rufous-headed Pygmy Tyrant

Genus Corythopis viewedit
C. torquatus Ringed Antpipit
C. delalandi Southern Antpipit

Genus Myiornis viewedit
M. auricularis Eared Pygmy Tyrant
M. albiventris White-bellied Pygmy Tyrant
M. atricapillus Black-capped Pygmy Tyrant
M. ecaudatus Short-tailed Pygmy Tyrant

Genus Lophotriccus viewedit
L. pileatus Scale-crested Pygmy Tyrant
L. vitiosus Double-banded Pygmy Tyrant
L. eulophotes Long-crested Pygmy Tyrant
L. galeatus Helmeted Pygmy Tyrant

Genus Atalotriccus viewedit
A. pilaris Pale-eyed Pygmy Tyrant

Genus Oncostoma viewedit
O. cinereigulare Northern Bentbill
O. olivaceum Southern Bentbill

Genus Hemitriccus viewedit
H. minor Snethlage's Tody-Tyrant
H. spodiops Yungas Tody-Tyrant
H. cohnhafti Acre Tody-Tyrant
H. flammulatus Flammulated Pygmy Tyrant
H. diops Drab-breasted Pygmy Tyrant
H. obsoletus Brown-breasted Pygmy Tyrant
H. josephinae Boat-billed Tody-Tyrant
H. zosterops White-eyed Tody-Tyrant
H. griseipectus White-bellied Tody-Tyrant
H. orbitatus Eye-ringed Tody-Tyrant
H. iohannis Johannes's Tody-Tyrant
H. striaticollis Stripe-necked Tody-Tyrant
H. nidipendulus Hangnest Tody-Tyrant
H. margaritaceiventer Pearly-vented Tody-Tyrant
H. inornatus Pelzeln's Tody-Tyrant
H. minimus Zimmer's Tody-Tyrant
H. granadensis Black-throated Tody-Tyrant
H. cinnamomeipectus Cinnamon-breasted Tody-Tyrant
H. mirandae Buff-breasted Tody-Tyrant
H. kaempferi Kaempfer's Tody-Tyrant
H. rufigularis Buff-throated Tody-Tyrant
H. furcatus Fork-tailed Pygmy Tyrant

Genus Poecilotriccus viewedit
P. ruficeps Rufous-crowned Tody-Flycatcher
P. luluae Johnson's Tody-Flycatcher
P. albifacies White-cheeked Tody-Flycatcher
P. capitalis Black-and-white Tody-Flycatcher
P. senex Buff-cheeked Tody-Flycatcher
P. russatus Ruddy Tody-Flycatcher
P. plumbeiceps Ochre-faced Tody-Flycatcher
P. fumifrons Smoky-fronted Tody-Flycatcher
P. latirostris Rusty-fronted Tody-Flycatcher
P. sylvia Slate-headed Tody-Flycatcher
P. calopterus Golden-winged Tody-Flycatcher
P. pulchellus Black-backed Tody-Flycatcher

Genus Taeniotriccus viewedit
T. andrei Black-chested Tyrant

Genus Todirostrum viewedit
T. maculatum Spotted Tody-Flycatcher
T. poliocephalum Gray-headed Tody-Flycatcher
T. cinereum Common Tody-Flycatcher
T. viridanum Maracaibo Tody-Flycatcher
T. nigriceps Black-headed Tody-Flycatcher
T. pictum Painted Tody-Flycatcher
T. chrysocrotaphum Yellow-browed Tody-Flycatcher

Genus Cnipodectes viewedit
C. subbrunneus Brownish Twistwing
C. superrufus Rufous Twistwing

Genus Rhynchocyclus viewedit
R. brevirostris Eye-ringed Flatbill
R. olivaceus Olivaceous Flatbill
R. pacificus Pacific Flatbill
R. fulvipectus Fulvous-breasted Flatbill

Genus Tolmomyias viewedit
T. sulphurescens Yellow-olive Flycatcher
T. traylori Orange-eyed Flycatcher
T. flavotectus Yellow-winged Flycatcher
T. assimilis Yellow-margined Flycatcher
T. poliocephalus Gray-crowned Flycatcher
T. viridiceps Olive-faced Flatbill
T. flaviventris Ochre-lored Flatbill

Genus Pyrrhomyias viewedit
P. cinnamomeus Cinnamon Flycatcher

Genus Hirundinea viewedit
H. ferruginea Cliff Flycatcher

Genus Myiotriccus viewedit
M. ornatus Ornate Flycatcher

Genus Nephelomyias viewedit
N. pulcher Handsome Flycatcher
N. lintoni Orange-banded Flycatcher
N. ochraceiventris Ochraceous-breasted Flycatcher

Genus Ornithion viewedit
O. semiflavum Yellow-bellied Tyrannulet
O. brunneicapillus Brown-capped Tyrannulet
O. inerme White-lored Tyrannulet

Genus Camptostoma viewedit
C. imberbe Northern Beardless Tyrannulet
C. obsoletum Southern Beardless Tyrannulet

Genus Suiriri viewedit
S. suiriri Suiriri Flycatcher

Genus Mecocerculus viewedit
M. poecilocercus White-tailed Tyrannulet
M. hellmayri Buff-banded Tyrannulet
M. stictopterus White-banded Tyrannulet
M. leucophrys White-throated Tyrannulet
M. calopterus Rufous-winged Tyrannulet
M. minor Sulphur-bellied Tyrannulet

Genus Anairetes viewedit
A. nigrocristatus Black-crested Tit-Tyrant
A. reguloides Pied-crested Tit-Tyrant
A. alpinus Ash-breasted Tit-Tyrant
A. flavirostris Yellow-billed Tit-Tyrant
A. parulus Tufted Tit-Tyrant
A. fernandezianus Juan Fernandez Tit-Tyrant

Genus Uromyias viewedit
U. agilis Agile Tit-Tyrant
U. agraphia Unstreaked Tit-Tyrant

Genus Nesotriccus viewedit
N. tumbezanus Tumbes Tyrannulet
N. maranonicus Maranon Tyrannulet
N. incomtus Northern Mouse-colored Tyrannulet
N. ridgwayi Cocos Flycatcher
N. murinus Southern Mouse-colored Tyrannulet

Genus Capsiempis viewedit
C. flaveola Yellow Tyrannulet

Genus Polystictus viewedit
P. pectoralis Bearded Tachuri
P. superciliaris Gray-backed Tachuri

Genus Culicivora viewedit
C. caudacuta Sharp-tailed Tyrant

Genus Pseudocolopteryx viewedit
P. sclateri Crested Doradito
P. acutipennis Subtropical Doradito
P. dinelliana Dinelli's Doradito
P. flaviventris Warbling Doradito
P. citreola Ticking Doradito

Genus Tyrannulus viewedit
T. elatus Yellow-crowned Tyrannulet

Genus Myiopagis viewedit
M. gaimardii Forest Elaenia
M. parambae Choco Elaenia
M. cinerea Amazonian Elaenia
M. olallai Foothill Elaenia
M. caniceps Gray-headed Elaenia
M. subplacens Pacific Elaenia
M. flavivertex Yellow-crowned Elaenia
M. cotta Jamaican Elaenia
M. viridicata Greenish Elaenia

Genus Elaenia viewedit
E. cristata Plain-crested Elaenia
E. ruficeps Rufous-crowned Elaenia
E. strepera Slaty Elaenia
E. gigas Mottle-backed Elaenia
E. sordida Small-headed Elaenia
E. dayi Great Elaenia
E. obscura Highland Elaenia
E. flavogaster Yellow-bellied Elaenia
E. parvirostris Small-billed Elaenia
E. pelzelni Brownish Elaenia
E. spectabilis Large Elaenia
E. ridleyana Noronha Elaenia
E. mesoleuca Olivaceous Elaenia
E. chiriquensis Lesser Elaenia
E. brachyptera Coopmans's Elaenia
E. albiceps White-crested Elaenia
E. pallatangae Sierran Elaenia
E. frantzii Mountain Elaenia
E. olivina Tepui Elaenia
E. martinica Caribbean Elaenia
E. fallax Greater Antillean Elaenia

Genus Serpophaga viewedit
S. cinerea Torrent Tyrannulet
S. hypoleuca River Tyrannulet
S. nigricans Sooty Tyrannulet
S. subcristata White-crested Tyrannulet
S. griseicapilla Straneck's Tyrannulet

Genus Phyllomyias viewedit
P. zeledoni White-fronted Tyrannulet
P. burmeisteri Rough-legged Tyrannulet
P. virescens Greenish Tyrannulet
P. reiseri Reiser's Tyrannulet
P. urichi Urich's Tyrannulet
P. sclateri Sclater's Tyrannulet
P. fasciatus Planalto Tyrannulet
P. weedeni Yungas Tyrannulet
P. griseiceps Sooty-headed Tyrannulet
P. nigrocapillus Black-capped Tyrannulet
P. cinereiceps Ashy-headed Tyrannulet
P. uropygialis Tawny-rumped Tyrannulet
P. plumbeiceps Plumbeous-crowned Tyrannulet
P. griseocapilla Gray-capped Tyrannulet

Genus Zimmerius viewedit
Z. vilissimus Paltry Tyrannulet
Z. albigularis Choco Tyrannulet
Z. bolivianus Bolivian Tyrannulet
Z. cinereicapilla Red-billed Tyrannulet
Z. villarejoi Mishana Tyrannulet
Z. chicomendesi Chico's Tyrannulet
Z. gracilipes Slender-footed Tyrannulet
Z. acer Guianan Tyrannulet
Z. chrysops Golden-faced Tyrannulet
Z. viridiflavus Peruvian Tyrannulet

Genus Euscarthmus viewedit
E. meloryphus Fulvous-crowned Scrub-Tyrant
E. fulviceps Fulvous-faced Scrub-Tyrant
E. rufomarginatus Rufous-sided Scrub-Tyrant

Genus Pseudelaenia viewedit
P. leucospodia Gray-and-white Tyrannulet

Genus Stigmatura viewedit
S. napensis Lesser Wagtail-Tyrant
S. budytoides Greater Wagtail-Tyrant

Genus Inezia viewedit
I. tenuirostris Slender-billed Tyrannulet
I. inornata Plain Tyrannulet
I. subflava Amazonian Tyrannulet
I. caudata Pale-tipped Tyrannulet

Genus Myiophobus viewedit
M. flavicans Flavescent Flycatcher
M. phoenicomitra Orange-crested Flycatcher
M. inornatus Unadorned Flycatcher
M. roraimae Roraiman Flycatcher
M. cryptoxanthus Olive-chested Flycatcher
M. fasciatus Bran-colored Flycatcher
M. crypterythrus Mouse-gray Flycatcher
M. rufescens Rufescent Flycatcher

Genus Lathrotriccus viewedit
L. euleri Euler's Flycatcher
L. griseipectus Gray-breasted Flycatcher

Genus Aphanotriccus viewedit
A. capitalis Tawny-chested Flycatcher
A. audax Black-billed Flycatcher

Genus Xenotriccus viewedit
X. callizonus Belted Flycatcher
X. mexicanus Pileated Flycatcher

Genus Mitrephanes viewedit
M. phaeocercus Tufted Flycatcher
M. olivaceus Olive Flycatcher

Genus Contopus viewedit
C. cooperi Olive-sided Flycatcher
C. ochraceus Ochraceous Pewee
C. pertinax Greater Pewee
C. lugubris Dark Pewee
C. fumigatus Smoke-colored Pewee
C. pallidus Jamaican Pewee
C. punensis Tumbes Pewee
C. albogularis White-throated Pewee
C. nigrescens Blackish Pewee
C. cinereus Southern Tropical Pewee
C. sordidulus Western Wood Pewee
C. bogotensis Northern Tropical Pewee
C. virens Eastern Wood Pewee
C. caribaeus Cuban Pewee
C. hispaniolensis Hispaniolan Pewee
C. latirostris Lesser Antillean Pewee

Genus Cnemotriccus viewedit
C. fuscatus Fuscous Flycatcher

Genus Empidonax viewedit
E. flaviventris Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
E. virescens Acadian Flycatcher
E. alnorum Alder Flycatcher
E. traillii Willow Flycatcher
E. albigularis White-throated Flycatcher
E. minimus Least Flycatcher
E. hammondii Hammond's Flycatcher
E. wrightii Gray Flycatcher
E. oberholseri Dusky Flycatcher
E. affinis Pine Flycatcher
E. difficilis Pacific-slope Flycatcher
E. occidentalis Cordilleran Flycatcher
E. flavescens Yellowish Flycatcher
E. fulvifrons Buff-breasted Flycatcher
E. atriceps Black-capped Flycatcher

Genus Sayornis viewedit
S. nigricans Black Phoebe
S. phoebe Eastern Phoebe
S. saya Say's Phoebe

Genus Guyramemua viewedit
G. affine Chapada Flycatcher

Genus Sublegatus viewedit
S. arenarum Northern Scrub Flycatcher
S. obscurior Amazonian Scrub Flycatcher
S. modestus Southern Scrub Flycatcher

Genus Pyrocephalus viewedit
P. rubinus Vermilion Flycatcher
P. nanus Brujo Flycatcher

Genus Lessonia viewedit
L. rufa Austral Negrito
L. oreas Andean Negrito

Genus Knipolegus viewedit
K. orenocensis Riverside Tyrant
K. poecilurus Rufous-tailed Tyrant
K. poecilocercus Amazonian Black Tyrant
K. franciscanus Caatinga Black Tyrant
K. lophotes Crested Black Tyrant
K. nigerrimus Velvety Black Tyrant
K. signatus Jelski's Black Tyrant
K. cabanisi Plumbeous Black Tyrant
K. cyanirostris Blue-billed Black Tyrant
K. striaticeps Cinereous Tyrant
K. aterrimus White-winged Black Tyrant
K. hudsoni Hudson's Black Tyrant

Genus Hymenops viewedit
H. perspicillatus Spectacled Tyrant

Genus Ochthornis viewedit
O. littoralis Drab Water Tyrant

Genus Satrapa viewedit
S. icterophrys Yellow-browed Tyrant

Genus Syrtidicola viewedit
S. fluviatilis Little Ground Tyrant

Genus Muscisaxicola viewedit
M. maculirostris Spot-billed Ground Tyrant
M. griseus Taczanowski's Ground Tyrant
M. juninensis Puna Ground Tyrant
M. cinereus Cinereous Ground Tyrant
M. albifrons White-fronted Ground Tyrant
M. flavinucha Ochre-naped Ground Tyrant
M. rufivertex Rufous-naped Ground Tyrant
M. maclovianus Dark-faced Ground Tyrant
M. albilora White-browed Ground Tyrant
M. alpinus Plain-capped Ground Tyrant
M. capistratus Cinnamon-bellied Ground Tyrant
M. frontalis Black-fronted Ground Tyrant

Genus Cnemarchus viewedit
C. erythropygius Red-rumped Bush Tyrant
C. rufipennis Rufous-webbed Bush Tyrant

Genus Pyrope viewedit
P. pyrope Fire-eyed Diucon

Genus Xolmis viewedit
X. velatus White-rumped Monjita
X. irupero White Monjita

Genus Nengetus viewedit
N. cinereus Gray Monjita

Genus Neoxolmis viewedit
N. coronatus Black-crowned Monjita
N. salinarum Salinas Monjita
N. rubetra Rusty-backed Monjita
N. rufiventris Chocolate-vented Tyrant

Genus Agriornis viewedit
A. montanus Black-billed Shrike-Tyrant
A. albicauda White-tailed Shrike-Tyrant
A. lividus Great Shrike-Tyrant
A. micropterus Gray-bellied Shrike-Tyrant
A. murinus Lesser Shrike-Tyrant

Genus Myiotheretes viewedit
M. striaticollis Streak-throated Bush Tyrant
M. pernix Santa Marta Bush Tyrant
M. fumigatus Smoky Bush Tyrant
M. fuscorufus Rufous-bellied Bush Tyrant

Genus Arundinicola viewedit
A. leucocephala White-headed Marsh Tyrant

Genus Fluvicola viewedit
F. pica Pied Water Tyrant
F. albiventer Black-backed Water Tyrant
F. nengeta Masked Water Tyrant

Genus Muscipipra viewedit
M. vetula Shear-tailed Gray Tyrant

Genus Gubernetes viewedit
G. yetapa Streamer-tailed Tyrant

Genus Heteroxolmis viewedit
H. dominicanus Black-and-white Monjita

Genus Alectrurus viewedit
A. tricolor Cock-tailed Tyrant
A. risora Strange-tailed Tyrant

Genus Silvicultrix viewedit
S. frontalis Crowned Chat-Tyrant
S. jelskii Jelski's Chat-Tyrant
S. pulchella Golden-browed Chat-Tyrant
S. diadema Yellow-bellied Chat-Tyrant

Genus Tumbezia viewedit
T. salvini Tumbes Tyrant

Genus Colorhamphus viewedit
C. parvirostris Patagonian Tyrant

Genus Ochthoeca viewedit
O. cinnamomeiventris Chestnut-bellied Chat-Tyrant
O. nigrita Blackish Chat-Tyrant
O. thoracica Maroon-belted Chat-Tyrant
O. rufipectoralis Rufous-breasted Chat-Tyrant
O. fumicolor Brown-backed Chat-Tyrant
O. superciliosa Rufous-browed Chat-Tyrant
O. oenanthoides D'Orbigny's Chat-Tyrant
O. piurae Piura Chat-Tyrant
O. leucophrys White-browed Chat-Tyrant

Genus Colonia viewedit
C. colonus Long-tailed Tyrant

Genus Muscigralla viewedit
M. brevicauda Short-tailed Field Tyrant

Genus Ramphotrigon viewedit
R. megacephalum Large-headed Flatbill
R. ruficauda Rufous-tailed Flatbill
D. flammulatus Flammulated Flycatcher
R. fuscicauda Dusky-tailed Flatbill

Genus Attila viewedit
A. phoenicurus Rufous-tailed Attila
A. cinnamomeus Cinnamon Attila
A. torridus Ochraceous Attila
A. citriniventris Citron-bellied Attila
A. bolivianus Dull-capped Attila
A. rufus Gray-hooded Attila
A. spadiceus Bright-rumped Attila

Genus Sirystes viewedit
S. albogriseus Choco Sirystes
S. albocinereus White-rumped Sirystes
S. subcanescens Todd's Sirystes
S. sibilator Sibilant Sirystes

Genus Casiornis viewedit
C. rufus Rufous Casiornis
C. fuscus Ash-throated Casiornis

Genus Rhytipterna viewedit
R. holerythra Rufous Mourner
R. simplex Grayish Mourner
R. immunda Pale-bellied Mourner

Genus Myiarchus viewedit
M. semirufus Rufous Flycatcher
M. yucatanensis Yucatan Flycatcher
M. barbirostris Sad Flycatcher
M. tuberculifer Dusky-capped Flycatcher
M. swainsoni Swainson's Flycatcher
M. venezuelensis Venezuelan Flycatcher
M. panamensis Panama Flycatcher
M. ferox Short-crested Flycatcher
M. apicalis Apical Flycatcher
M. phaeocephalus Sooty-crowned Flycatcher
M. cephalotes Pale-edged Flycatcher
M. cinerascens Ash-throated Flycatcher
M. nuttingi Nutting's Flycatcher
M. crinitus Great Crested Flycatcher
M. tyrannulus Brown-crested Flycatcher
M. magnirostris Galapagos Flycatcher
M. nugator Grenada Flycatcher
M. validus Rufous-tailed Flycatcher
M. sagrae La Sagra's Flycatcher
M. stolidus Stolid Flycatcher
M. antillarum Puerto Rican Flycatcher
M. oberi Lesser Antillean Flycatcher

Genus Machetornis viewedit
M. rixosa Cattle Tyrant

Genus Pitangus viewedit
P. sulphuratus Great Kiskadee

Genus Megarynchus viewedit
M. pitangua Boat-billed Flycatcher

Genus Myiozetetes viewedit
M. cayanensis Rusty-margined Flycatcher
M. similis Social Flycatcher
M. granadensis Gray-capped Flycatcher
M. luteiventris Dusky-chested Flycatcher

Genus Phelpsia viewedit
P. inornata White-bearded Flycatcher

Genus Conopias viewedit
C. albovittatus White-ringed Flycatcher
C. parvus Yellow-throated Flycatcher
C. trivirgatus Three-striped Flycatcher
C. cinchoneti Lemon-browed Flycatcher

Genus Myiodynastes viewedit
M. hemichrysus Golden-bellied Flycatcher
M. chrysocephalus Golden-crowned Flycatcher
M. bairdii Baird's Flycatcher
M. maculatus Streaked Flycatcher
M. luteiventris Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher

Genus Legatus viewedit
L. leucophaius Piratic Flycatcher

Genus Empidonomus viewedit
E. varius Variegated Flycatcher
E. aurantioatrocristatus Crowned Slaty Flycatcher

Genus Tyrannopsis viewedit
T. sulphurea Sulphury Flycatcher

Genus Tyrannus viewedit
T. niveigularis Snowy-throated Kingbird
T. albogularis White-throated Kingbird
T. melancholicus Tropical Kingbird
T. couchii Couch's Kingbird
T. vociferans Cassin's Kingbird
T. crassirostris Thick-billed Kingbird
T. verticalis Western Kingbird
T. tyrannus Eastern Kingbird
T. dominicensis Gray Kingbird
T. caudifasciatus Loggerhead Kingbird
T. cubensis Giant Kingbird
T. forficatus Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
T. savana Fork-tailed Flycatcher