Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Mishana Tyrannulet (Zimmerius villarejoi) - HBW 9, p. 296

French: Tyranneau de Villarejo German: Mishima-Kleintyrann 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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