Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Bran-coloured Flycatcher (Myiophobus fasciatus) - HBW 9, p. 348

French: Moucherolle fascié German: Rostschnäppertyrann Spanish: Mosquero Estriado
Other common names: Rufescent/Lima Flycatcher (rufescens)

Taxonomy: Muscicapa fasciata Statius Muller, 1776, Cayenne.
Race rufescens distinctive, possibly a separate species. Seven subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • furfurosus (Thayer & Bangs, 1905) - SW Costa Rica (Téraba Valley) and W Panama (including Pearl Is).
  • fasciatus (Statius Muller, 1776) - Venezuela, Trinidad, the Guianas, N Brazil (Amapá), Colombia (except SW) and E Ecuador.
  • crypterythrus (P. L. Sclater, 1861) - SW Colombia, W Ecuador and NW & N Peru.

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  • furfurosus (Thayer & Bangs, 1905) - SW Costa Rica (Téraba Valley) and W Panama (including Pearl Is).
  • fasciatus (Statius Muller, 1776) - Venezuela, Trinidad, the Guianas, N Brazil (Amapá), Colombia (except SW) and E Ecuador.
  • crypterythrus (P. L. Sclater, 1861) - SW Colombia, W Ecuador and NW & N Peru.
  • rufescens (Salvadori, 1864) - W Peru and extreme N Chile.
  • saturatus (Berlepsch & Stolzmann, 1906) - E Peru.
  • auriceps (Gould, 1839) - SE Peru, W Brazil, N & E Bolivia, N Argentina and W Paraguay.
  • flammiceps (Temminck, 1822) - E Brazil and E Paraguay S to NE Argentina and Uruguay.