Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Tambopata, SE Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Sucumbios, Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Manu Road, Cuzco
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonia, Brazil
Status: The Short-crested Flycatcher is common and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1000 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Copetón de Cresta Corta.
Sub-species: Short-crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus ferox ferox), (J. F. Gmelin), 1789.
Meaning of Name: Myiarchus: Gr. muia, muias= fly and arkhos, arkho= ruler, chief. ferox: L. ferox, ferocis brave, wild, fierce.
- 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.