Flammulated Flycatcher (Deltarhynchus flammulatus) - HBW 9, p. 441
French: Tyran flammé
Spanish: Copetón Abejerillo
Taxonomy: Myiarchus flammulatus Lawrence, 1875, Cacoprieto, Oaxaca, southern Mexico.
Affinities uncertain; no molecular phylogenetic studies have yet included this genus. Currently considered closest to Ramphotrigon, differing in syringeal characters. Monotypic.
Distribution: Incompletely known. SW & S Mexico, from S Sinaloa S to Chiapas; populations in CW Chiapas (between El Sumidero and Tuxtla Gutiérrez, in Atlantic drainage of Cuenca Central) likely isolated from those along Pacific coast. Possibly also in Guatemala.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Close-up of a perched bird.
Locality Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco State, Mexico (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 7 March 2005 5 years ago 4.1
Frontal view of an adult.
Locality Sumidero Canyon, Chiapas State, Mexico (Southern) (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 8 February 2013 2 years ago 3.8
Locality La Bajada, San Blas, Nayarit State, Mexico (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Michael Retter 1 January 2009 5 years ago 3
- No sound recordings available yet