Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Huarochiri, Lima
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Huachupampa, Lima
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc.Huascaran National Park, Ancash
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Carampoma, Lima
Status: The Cinereous Ground-Tyrant is a generally uncommon Austral migrant to the high Andes ranging at elevations between 4000-4700 m. It is expected in Peru during the months of February through October. The Cinereous Ground-Tyrant also occurs in Bo and Ch.
Name in Spanish: Dormilona Cinérea.
Sub-species: Cinereous Ground-Tyrant (Muscisaxicola cinereus cinereus), R. A. Philippi and Landbeck, 1864.
Meaning of Name: Muscisaxicola: From the genus Muscicapa Brisson 1760 (flycatcher), and genus Saxicola (wheatear Oenanthe). cinereus: L. cinis, cineris= ashes cinereus= ash-gray, ash-coloured.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 03/01/2017.