Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Explore Napo, Loreto, Peru | E Colombia
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. SE Peru|S Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Lodge, Madre de Dios, Peru
Status: The Piratic Flycatcher is fairly common and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1400 m along the east slope of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Mosquero Pirata.
Sub-species: Piratic Flycatcher (Legatus leucophaius leucophaius), (Vieillot), 1818.
Meaning of Name: Legatus: L. lex, legis= law, rule, legare= to appoint, legatus= governor. leucophaius: Gr. leukos= white and phaios= dusky, leukophaios= whitish-grey, ash-colored.
- 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.