Cliff Flycatcher

The Cliff Flycatcher is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family.

Picture of the Cliff Flycatcher has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike.
Original source: Dario Sanches from São Paulo, Brazil
Author: Dario Sanches from São Paulo, Brazil

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

The Cliff Flycatcher (Hirundinea ferruginea) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family. More

* Genus Hirundinea - Cliff Flycatcher and Swallow Flycatcher * Genus Cnemotriccus - Fuscous Flycatcher * Genus Lathrotriccus (2 species) * Genus Aphanotriccus (2 species) * Genus Xenotriccus (2 species) * Genus Mitrephanes (2 species) * Genus Contopus - pewees (14 species) * Genus Empidonax (15 species) * Genus Sayornis - phoebes (3 species) More

This Cliff Flycatcher was photographed along the entrance road to "Hacienda siete cascadas" here in Sucre today. More

* Pair of Cliff Flycatchers perched; Loreto Road east of Narupa, Napo Province, Ecuador Napo Province, Ecuador Ron Flemal 30 April 2009 50 weeks ago 3. More

Cliff Flycatcher 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

Cliff Flycatcher - Photo copyright Simon WoolleyCliff FlycatcherPhoto copyright Simon Woolley Swallow (Southern Cloiff) Flycatcher - Photo copyright Trev FelthamSwallow (Southern Cliff) Flycatcher Photo copyright Trev Feltham Pileated Flycatcher Tufted Flycatcher - Photo copyright James OwnbyTufted FlycatcherPhoto copyright James Ownby Olive Flycatcher Olive-sided Flycatcher - Photo copyright Bill SchmokerOlive-sided FlycatcherPhoto copyright Bill Schmoker... ... More

in some areas, the Cliff Flycatcher is locally distributed in Paraguay where the central cerros provide the only suitable habitat. Its a handsome creature, rich rufous-chestnut in colouration, but wait until he takes flight, his wing pattern really catching the eye! He is common where he occurs, so it is a shame that the Cliff Flycatcher isn More

Cliff Flycatcher, BRAZIL, Guapi Acu Reserve (REGUA) June 2004 © Colin Bushell - TOUCAN BIRDING TOURS See or email me for details of this reserve in the Orgaos mtns. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Tyrannidae
Genus : Hirundinea
Species : ferruginea
Authority : (Gmelin, 1788)