Chocolate-vented Tyrant (Neoxolmis rufiventris) - HBW 9, p. 391
French: Moucherolle à ventre bai
Spanish: Monjita Chocolate
Taxonomy: T[yrannus] rufiventris Vieillot, 1823, Santa Lucía River, Uruguay.
Placed in Myiotheretes by early authors, and sometimes in Xolmis by more recent ones; syringeal morphology most similar to otherwise different Gubernetes and Muscipipra. Monotypic.
Distribution: Breeds SE Argentina (from S Río Negro) S, including extreme S Chile, to Tierra del Fuego; migrates N to C Argentina, Uruguay and SE Brazil.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird perched on a fence post Locality Sierra Baguales, Chile (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 27 October 2003 11 years ago 19 sec 3.7
A bird on the ground Locality Estancia La Angostura, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 26 October 2003 11 years ago 10 sec 3.5
A bird on top of a bush and flying away Locality Estancia La Angostura, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 26 October 2003 11 years ago 3 sec 2.8
We saw three in the steppe
Locality Rio Grande, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina
Marcelo Carlos de Cruz 3 October 2012 2 years ago 4
This bird is a winter visitor in these latitudes. In spring and summer nest in Patagonia.
Locality Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
Silvia Vitale 9 June 2012 3 years ago 3.6
Perching on ground
Locality El Calafate, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina
Tomas Grim 27 December 2013 1 year ago 3.3
adult on ground
Locality Patagonia, Argentina
Hans-Georg Folz 31 October 2011 3 years ago 3.2
Locality Lihué Calel National Park, La Pampa Province, Argentina
Samantha Klein 10 January 2015 21 weeks ago 3
perched on a fence
Locality Santa Cruz Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Santiago Imberti 19 November 2004 5 years ago 2.8