Order: Passeriformes | Family: Tyrannidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Tambopata, Madre de Dios
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian Ecuador
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Mato Grosso, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Atalaya, Cuzco
Status: The Yellow-margined Flycatcher is common and widespread in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 1200 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Pico-Ancho de Ala Amarilla.
Sub-species: Yellow-margined Flycatcher (Tolmomyias assimilis obscuriceps), J. T. Zimmer, 1939. SE Colombia (W Meta) S to NE Ecuador and NE Peru (E Loreto N of Amazon).
(Tolmomyias assimilis clarus), J. T. Zimmer, 1939. Peru (Amazonas, from just N of R Marañón, S to N Puno).
Meaning of Name: Tolmomyias: Gr. tolma, tolmes= courage, boldness muia= fly and piazo= to seize, myias= flycatcher. assimilis: L. assimilis= similar, like. Indicates a close resemblance or relationship to another, but not necessarily congeneric, species.
- 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.