Definición de tyrant flycatcher en inglés:

tyrant flycatcher

Saltos de línea: tyr¦ant fly|catch¦er


  • A New World perching bird that resembles the Old World flycatchers in behaviour, typically with brightly coloured plumage.
    • Family Tyrannidae: many genera and numerous species
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    • Phoebes belong to the tyrant flycatcher family and are adapted for capturing insects on the wing.
    • Contrary to the results of the DNA-DNA hybridization study, our data support the monophyly of the entire tyrant flycatcher assemblage and places the Glades Pipromorphinae and Tyranninae as sister groups.
    • The two Glades Pipromorphinae and Tyranninae are also strongly supported in this analysis and appear as sister groups, thus supporting the monophyly of the tyrant flycatcher assemblage.


mid 18th century: so named because of its aggressive behaviour towards other birds approaching its nest.

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