Rufous-tailed tyrant in Quito

Rufous-tailed tyrant in Quito
Species: Rufous-tailed Tyrant   Knipolegus poecilurus
Subspecies: peruanus
Author: Roger Ahlman
Friday, November 19, 2010
Added to IBC: 31 Oct 2016 - 22:18
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Altitude (m): 
2773 meters
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First highland record for Ecuador! Another record made by me is from 22-apr-2011 at the same location. Subspecies is uncertain as this bird may have come from much further away as there is no population nearby.


Roger Ahlman, IBC1287102. Accessible at

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Roger Ahlman, IBC1287102. Photo of Rufous-tailed Tyrant Knipolegus poecilurus at Quito Botanical Garden, Ecuador. Accessible at

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