Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

White Monjita (Xolmis irupero) - HBW 9, p. 394

French: Pépoaza irupéro German: Weißnonnentyrann Spanish: Monjita Blanca

Taxonomy: T[yrannus] irupero Vieillot, 1823, Río Plata, Paraguay.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • irupero (Vieillot, 1823) - E Bolivia, NE & C Argentina (S to Mendoza, San Luis and Río Negro), Paraguay, S & SE Brazil (Mato Grosso do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul) and Uruguay.
  • niveus (Spix, 1825) - E Brazil (Ceará and Pernambuco S to Bahia and N Minas Gerais).