Cinnamon Attila

The Cinnamon Attila is found in one contiguous range centered on the Amazon Basin. In the southwest it is at the Basin's headwaters in Ecuador and Peru; in northwest Bolivia it is centered on headwater tributaries of the Amazon's Madeira River; in Bolivia's northeast it is only on the headwater's of the Guapore, , but not on downstream sections, that flow into the Madeira.

The Cinnamon Attila is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Cinnamon Attila (Attila cinnamomeus) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family, the tyrant flycatchers. It is found in northern South America in the Amazon Basin of Brazil and the Guianas. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana; also Amazonian Ecuador, Peru, and regions of Bolivia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical swamps. More

The Cinnamon Attila is found in one contiguous range centered on the Amazon Basin. More

Cinnamon Attila determination Similar species Tyrannidae Amazonian Royal Flycatcher | Bearded Tachuri | Black-capped Becard | Black-chested Tyrant | Black-crowned Tityra | Black-tailed Tityra | Boat-billed Flycatcher | Boat-billed Tody-Tyrant | Bran-coloured Flycatcher | Brown-crested Flycatcher | Cinereous Becard | Cinereous Mourner | Cinnamon Attila | Cinnamon-crested Spadebill | Cliff Flycatcher | Common Tody-Flycatcher | Double-banded Pygmy-tyrant | Drab Water-Tyrant More

For the purposes of our bird news services, Cinnamon Attila is classed as Ungraded: species that are unlikely to appear as wild birds in Britain or Ireland hide section Most recent photos of Cinnamon Attila (1) NE Venezuela, Venezuela NE Venezuela, Venezuela26/02/2009 NE Venezuela, Venezuela 26/02/2009 View all pictures of Cinnamon Attila View all pictures of Cinnamon Attila show section External Links (0) We currently have no external links for this species. More

Cinnamon Attila range occurs on the upper Orinoco River drainage; it continues into eastern and northeastern Venezuela and the Guianas, avoiding only the central Orinoco. Its range stays contiguous along the Caribbean coast through the Guianas and only ends south and southeast of the Amazon River outlet with Marajo Island, and the outlet of the downstream Tocantins River, in the northeastern Brazilian state of Maranhao on the Atlantic coast. Source - BirdLife International 2004. More

Cinnamon attilaBirds in Suriname = - Cinnamon attila Photo of a Cinnamon attila, made by Steven Wytema in Suriname in 2005. The Attila is very rare in the rainforest, but often heard or seen in and around Paramaribo (Weg naar Zee, Tourtonne zes, Cultuurtuin, Peperpot) in tree stands near water. Its song can resemble that of the other attila, the Bright-rumped attila. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Tyrannidae
Genus : Attila
Species : cinnamomeus
Authority : (Gmelin, 1789)