Streamer-tailed Tyrant (Gubernetes yetapa) - HBW 9, p. 402
French: Moucherolle yétapa
Spanish: Yetapá Grande
Taxonomy: Muscicapa yetapa Vieillot, 1818, Río Plata, Paraguay.
Anatomical considerations indicate that closest relatives may be somewhat similar Muscipipra and very different Neoxolmis. Monotypic.
Distribution: NW Bolivia (upper R Beni) and SC Brazil (S Mato Grosso, extreme S Bahia S to W Rio Grande do Sul) S to E Paraguay and NE Argentina (Chaco, Corrientes, Misiones).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
VideosSee all 24 videos
Bird perched Locality Jaguariaíva, Paraná State, Brazil
Leonardo R. Deconto 3 years ago 52 sec 3.4
A group of birds displaying. Locality Santa Gertrudes, São Paulo State, Brazil
Carlos Gussoni 11 September 2011 2 years ago 24 sec 3.3
A couple with a child displaying. Locality Santa Gertrudes, São Paulo State, Brazil
Bruno Piato 11 September 2011 2 years ago 32 sec 3.3
A pair on top of a tree Locality Jaguariaíva, Paraná State, Brazil
Leonardo R. Deconto 19 August 2010 3 years ago 30 sec 3
A bird on the top of a branch Locality Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Keith Blomerley 11 September 2005 6 years ago 17 sec 2.9
A bird perched on a branch. Locality Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais State, Brazil
Yoel Jimenez 18 November 2005 2 years ago 14 sec 2
PhotosSee all 11 photos
A pair singing in response to playback.
Locality Ribeirão Grande, São Paulo State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 18 November 2012 45 weeks ago 3.8
Locality Minas Gerais State, Brazil
David Brassington 5 July 2008 4 years ago 3.3
A bird perched.
Locality Barra de Maldonado, Maldonado Department, Uruguay (ssp ) (Monotypic species)
Diego Caballero Sadi 21 July 2007 3 years ago 2.7
Two birds on a wire.
Locality Alfredo Chaves, Espirito Santo State, Brazil
Joselito Nardy Ribeiro 9 September 2011 2 years ago 2.1
Bird perching in a bush.
Locality Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil
Helmut Schumann 12 October 2006 4 years ago 2
Two birds singing on a top of shrub ("arbusto" in portuguese).Next hears the voice of Rufous Hornero (Furnarius rufus). Locality Miranda, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 2 July 1991 1 year ago 4
Calls from an adult. Locality Chapada dos Veadeiros, Goiás State, Brazil
Bradley Davis 2 February 2010 3 years ago 4