Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Orellana, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Allpahuayo-Mishana
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southeast, Peru
Status: The most widespread subspecies of Fuscous Flycatcher is uncommon to rare but widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 700 m along the foothill of the Andes. The montane form (yungas) is found in Puno in eastern Puno at elevations ranging between 1000- 1700 m. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Mosquerito Fusco.
Sub-species: Fuscous Flycatcher (Cnemotriccus fuscatus duidae), J. T. Zimmer, 1938. S Venezuela and NW Brazil.
(Cnemotriccus fuscatus fuscatior), (Chapman), 1926. SW Venezuela, SE Colombia, E Ecuador, E Peru and C Brazil.
Meaning of Name: Cnemotriccus: Gr. knemos= mountain-slope and trikkos= unidentified small bird. fuscatus: L. fuscus= dark, black, fuscatus= dark.
- 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.