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Tropical or Couch's Kingbird

Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii] (= Tyrannus melancholicus) Vieillot, 1819




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Tyrannidae
Genus:
   Tyrannus
Scientific:
  Tyrannus melancholicus


Original description

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1819

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. p.84

Protonym:
  Tyrannus melancholicus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/19472017


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  329E4F90C9DBA806

Avibase ID:
  avibase-329E4F90

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/329E4F90


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178282

Geographic range:

  • Tyrannus melancholicus melancholicus: Tropical n South America to central Argentina and Brazil
  • Tyrannus melancholicus despotes: NE Brazil (Amapá, Maranhão and Ceará to Bahia)
  • Tyrannus melancholicus satrapa: S Arizona to n Colombia and n Venezuela; Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tyrannus couchii: Extreme s Texas to n Guatemala and Belize
English:
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird
German:
Trauer-/Texaskönigstyrann
Spanish:
Tirano Melancólico/Silbador
Spanish (Spain):
Tirano melancólico/silbador
French:
Tyran mélancolique ou T. de Couch
Japanese (romaji):
ori-butairanchou/higashiori-butairanchou
Japanese:
オリーブタイランチョウ/ヒガシオリーブタイランチョウ
Dutch:
Tropische Koningstiran/Texaanse Koningstiran
Norwegian:
tropekongetyrann/mayakongetyrann
Polish:
tyran melancholijny/teksaski
Russian:
Королевский/Техасский тиранн
Slovak:
postriežkar čiernozobý/tmavolíci
Serbian:
Tropska/Kaučova kraljevska tiranka
Swedish:
tropisk kungstyrann/mexikansk kungstyrann


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Tropical Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Tropical Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Tropical Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Tropical or Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii])
Clements 1st edition:
Tropical Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 1.52:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 1.53:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 1.54:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 1.55:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 2015:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 2016:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 2017:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 2018:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 2019:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)
eBird version 2021:
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird ( Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii)

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Czech: Tyran tropický
Danish: Tropisk Kongetyran
German: Trauer-/Texaskönigstyrann, Trauerkönigstyrann, Trauertyrann
English: Couch's Kingbird, Tropical Kingbird, Tropical or Couch's Kingbird, Tropical/Couch's Kingbird
English, HBW: Tropical/Couch's Kingbird
English (IOC): Tropical/Couch's Kingbird
English (United States): Tropical/Couch's Kingbird
Spanish: Benteveo Real, Chilero tropical, Sirirí Común, Suirirí grande, Suirirí real, Tirano Melancólico, Tirano Melancólico/Silbador, Tirano Pirirí/Cuír, Tirano Tropical
Spanish (Argentine): Suirirí grande, Suirirí real
Spanish (Bolivia): Suirirí grande
Spanish (Chile): Benteveo real
Spanish (Colombia): Sirirí Común
Spanish (Costa Rica): Tirano tropical
Spanish (Spain): Tirano melancólico/silbador
Spanish (HBW): Tropical/Couch's Kingbird
Spanish (Honduras): Chilero tropical
Spanish (Mexico): Tirano Pirirí/Cuír, Tirano Tropical
Spanish (Nicaragua): Tirano Tropical
Spanish (Peru): Tirano Tropical
Spanish (Paraguay): Suirirí real
Spanish (Uruguay): Benteveo Real
Spanish (Venezuela): Pitirre Chicharrero
Estonian: lõuna-türanntikat
Finnish: Livertäjätyranni
French: Tyran de Couch ou T. mélancolique, Tyran mélancolique, Tyran mélancolique ou T. de Couch
Guarani: Juan Caballero, Suiriri guasu
Hungarian: trópusi királygébics
Italian: Tiranno tropicale
Japanese (romaji): ori-butairanchou, ori-butairanchou/higashiori-butairanchou
Japanese: オリアブタイランチョウ, オリーブタイランチョウ/ヒガシオリーブタイランチョウ
Scientific: Tyrannnus melancholicus, Tyrannus [melancholicus or couchii], Tyrannus melancholicus, Tyrannus melancholicus melancholicus, Tyrannus melancholicus/couchii
Lithuanian: Atogrąžinis karališkasis tironas
Mayan languages: yeh xtekay
Dutch: Tropische Koningstiran, Tropische Koningstiran/Texaanse Koningstiran
Norwegian: Tropekongetyrann, tropekongetyrann/mayakongetyrann
Polish: tyran melancholijny, tyran melancholijny/teksaski
Portuguese: bem-te-vi, pára-bala, siriri, suiriri, Suiriri-comun, suiriri-guaçu, suiriri-tropical, tiriri
Portuguese (Brazil): bem-te-vi, pára-bala, Siriri, suiriri, suiriri-guaçu, suiriri-tropical, tiriri
Portuguese (Portugal): tirano-melancólico/tirano-assobiadeiro
Russian: Королевский/Техасский тиранн, Траурный королевский тиранн, Тропический королевский тиранн
Slovak: postriežkár ciernozobý, postriežkar čiernozobý/tmavolíci, Tyran čiernozobý
Serbian: Tropska/Kaučova kraljevska tiranka
Swedish: Tropisk kungstyrann, tropisk kungstyrann/mexikansk kungstyrann
Turkish: Tropikal/Meksika Körfezi tiranı
Ukrainian: Тиран тропічний
Chinese: 热带王霸鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 熱帶王霸鶲

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