Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Shear-tailed Grey Tyrant (Muscipipra vetula) - HBW 9, p. 402

French: Moucherolle à queue-de-pie German: Kerbschwanztyrann Spanish: Viudita Coluda

Taxonomy: M[uscicapa] vetula M. H. K. Lichtenstein, 1823, São Paulo, Brazil.
Relationships uncertain, but closest allies seem to be Gubernetes and Neoxolmis, on basis of anatomical studies. Monotypic.

Distribution: CE & SE Brazil (S Bahia, C Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo S to Rio Grande do Sul), E Paraguay and NE Argentina (Misiones, Corrientes).