Crowned Slaty Flycatcher Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Tyrannidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Roger Robb


Conservation Status

Crowned Slaty Flycatcher is generally common and has a very wide fgeographic distribution. Consequently the IUCN Red List status is assessed as of Least Concern (Bird Life International 2013). The species occurs in many protected areas and given its large range and wide habitat preferences, including tolerance of converted and disturbed habitats, it is unlikely to be at any risk (Mobley 2004).

Effects of human activity on populations

Human activity probably has little short term effect on Crowned Slaty Flycatcher; no threats to this species have been identified (BirdLife International 2013).

Recommended Citation

Robb, R. (2013). Crowned Slaty Flycatcher (Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.