Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Tyrannidae
  • Polytypic: 4 subspecies
  • Authors: Alex. E. Jahn and D. T. Tuero
Sections

References

Chesser, R.T. 1997. Patterns of seasonal and geographical distribution of austral migrant flycatchers (Tyrannidae) in Bolivia. Ornithological Monographs 48: 171-204.

Chesser, R.T. 2005. Seasonal Distribution and ecology of South American austral migrant flycatchers. Pages 168-181 in R. Greenberg and P.P. Marra (editors), Birds of two worlds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland.

de la Peña, M.R. 1987. Nidos y huevos de aves Argentinas. Edición del autor, Santa Fe, Argentina.

Hernandes, F.A. 2014. Five new species of the feather mite genus Trouessartia Canestrini from South America (Acari: Trouessartiidae). Zootaxa 3856: 50-72.

Hilty, S.L. and W.L. Brown. 1986. A Guide to the Birds of Colombia. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.

IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded 21 January 2013.

Jahn, A.E., D.J. Levey, V.R. Cueto, J.P. Ledezma, D.T. Tuero, J.W. Fox, and D. Masson. 2013. Long-distance bird migration within South America revealed by light-level geolocators. Auk 130:223-229.

Marini, M.Â., Y. Lobo, L.E. Lopes, L.F. França, and L.V. de Paiva. 2009. Biologia reprodutiva de Tyrannus savana (Aves, Tyrannidae) em cerrado do Brasil Central. Biota Neotropica 9:55-63.

McCaskie, G., and Patten, M.A. 1994. Status of the Fork-tailed flycatcher (Tyrannus savana) in The United States and Canada. Western Birds 25:113-127.

Mezquida, E.T. 2002. Nidificacion de ocho especies de Tyrannidae en la Reserva de Ñacuñán, Mendoza, Argentina. Hornero 17:31-40.

Mobley, J.M. 2004. Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana. Page 425 in J. del Hoyo, A. Elliot and D. Christie (editors), Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume 9. Cotingas to pipits and wagtails. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Motta-Junior, J.C. 2007. Ferruginous Pygmy-owl (Glaucidium brasilianum) predation on a mobbing Fork-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana) in south-east Brazil. Biota Neotropica 7: <http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1676-06032007000200038>

Pyle, P. 1997. Identification guide to North American birds, Part I. Slate Creek Press, Bolinas, CA.

Restall, R.L., C. Rodner, and M. Lentino. 2006. Birds of Northern South America. Christopher Helm, London.

Ridgely, R.S., and G. Tudor. 1994. The birds of South America. Vol. II. The Suboscine Passerines. University of Texas Press, Austin, Texas.

Shepherd, W.M. and K.G. Smith. 1996. Fork-Tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana) in Arkansas in January with comments on winter occurrence in North America. The Southwestern Naturalist 41:194-195.

Teul, M., V.D. Piaskowski, and K.M. Williams. 2007. The breeding biology of the Fork-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana) in lowland pine savanna habitats in Belize. Ornitologia Neotropical 18:47-59.

Wetmore, A. 1926. Observations on the birds of Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Chile. Bulletin of the U.S. National Museum 133:1-448.

Recommended Citation

Jahn, A. E. and D. T. Tuero (2013). Fork-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.fotfly.01