Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Guyana
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Iquitos, Loreto
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Manaus, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. No Data
Status: The Cinnamon Attila is uncommon in Loreto and Ucayali. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Atila Acanelado.
Sub-species: Cinnamon Attila (Attila cinnamomeus), (J. F. Gmelin), 1789.
Meaning of Name: Attila: Attila (406-453) ruler of the Hunnish tribes that ravaged Europe in the fifth century, who reveled in the appelation “Scourge of God.” The Bright-rumped Attila was given this epithet because of its aggressive behavior and tyrant flycatcher-like appearance and affinities. cinnamomeus: L. kinnamomon or cinnamon= cinnamon, cinnamomeus.
- 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.