Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Inca Flycatcher (Leptopogon taczanowskii) - HBW 9, p. 308

French: Pipromorphe inca German: Graugesicht-Laubtyrann Spanish: Orejero Inca
Other common names: Inca Leptopogon

Taxonomy: Leptopogon taczanowskii Hellmayr, 1917, Ray-Urmana, Huayabamba Valley, 8000 feet [c. 2440 m], Amazonas, Peru.
Forms a superspecies with L. rufipectus. Present species originally named “L. rufipectus”, but that name invalid, as preoccupied by its close relative. Monotypic.

Distribution: E Andes of Peru, from Amazonas and San Martín S to Cuzco.

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