Mishana Tyrannulet (Zimmerius villarejoi) - HBW 9, p. 296
French: Tyranneau de Villarejo
Spanish: Mosquerito de Villarejo
Other common names: Mishima Tyrannulet
Taxonomy: Zimmerius villarejoi Álvarez and Whitney, 2001, Allpahuayo-Mishana Reserve, south bank of River Nanay, 25 km WSW of Iquitos, Loreto, Peru.
Despite superficial resemblance to Phyllomyias, genus appears to be more closely related to Phylloscartes. This recently described species is apparently closest to Z. cinereicapilla. Monotypic.
Distribution: N Peru (near Iquitos, in N Loreto).
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Perched on some flowers.
Locality Orquideario Waqanki, Moyobamba, San Martín Department, Peru (Monotypic species)
Nick Athanas 9 September 2014 43 weeks ago 4.5
One in stunted forest
Locality Tarapoto Tunnel, Tarapoto, San Martín Department, Peru
Alexander Lees 19 June 2013 1 year ago 3.5
Locality Morro de Calzada, Moyobamba, San Martín Department, Peru (Monotypic species)
Dusan M. Brinkhuizen 10 October 2008 5 years ago 3.4
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