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Lesser Kiskadee

Pitangus lictor (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823)

The Lesser Kiskadee (Pitangus lictor) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist shrubland and swamps. It is sometimes considered to be in the monotypic genus Philohydor. **The lesser kiskadee, 19 cm (7.5 inches) long, lives from Panama to Bolivia, always along waterways. Its call is a nondescript whistle. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Tyrannidae
Genus:
  Pitangus

Scientific:
  Pitangus lictor

Citation:
  (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823)

Reference:
  Verz.Doubl.Zool.Mus.Berlin p.49

Protonym:
  L [anius] Lictor

Avibase ID:
  5B0BE8ADA58C6B64

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5B0BE8AD

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 711542

Geographic range:

  • Pitangus lictor lictor: E Colombia to the Guianas, e Bolivia, Amazonian and e Brazil
  • Pitangus lictor panamensis: E Panama to n Colombia
English:
Lesser Kiskadee
Czech:
tyran štíhlozobý
German:
Liktormaskentyrann
Danish:
Lille Kiskadie
Spanish:
Bienteveo Chico
Finnish:
pikkunaamioväijy
French:
Tyran licteur
Italian:
Kiskadì minore
Japanese:
kibaratairanchou
Japanese:
キバラタイランチョウ
Dutch:
Kleine Kiskadie
Norwegian:
Småkiskadi
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Småkiskadi
Polish:
bentewi amazonski
Portuguese:
Bentevi-do-brejo
Portuguese (Brazil):
Bentevizinho-do-brejo
Russian:
Малая питанга
Slovak:
postriežkár liktor
Swedish:
mindre kiskadi
Ukrainian:
Пітанга мала
Chinese:
小食蝇霸鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Tyran licteur ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Tyran licteur ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pitangus lictor [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pitangus lictor [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pitangus lictor [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Philohydor lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Lesser Kiskadee ( Pitangus lictor) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pitangus lictor [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pitangus lictor [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Arawak: Itiki
Catalan: tirà reial lictor
Carib: Kowejupa
Czech: Tyran menší, tyran štíhlozobý, tyran štílozobý
Danish: Lille Kiskadie
German: Liktor, Liktormaskentyrann
English: Lesser Kiskadee, Lictor Flycatcher
English (IOC): Lesser Kiskadee
Spanish: Benteveo Orillero, Benteveo pico fino, Bichofué Chico, Bienteveo Chico
Spanish (Argentine): Benteveo pico fino
Spanish (Colombia): Bichofué Chico
Spanish (Ecuador): Bienteveo Menor
Spanish (Spain): Bienteveo Chico
Spanish (HBW): Lesser Kiskadee
Spanish (Panama): Bienteveo Menor
Spanish (Peru): Bienteveo Menor
Spanish (Venezuela): Pecho Amarillo Orillero
Finnish: Pikkunaamioväijy
French: Tyran licteur
Italian: Kiskadì minore, Pitango solforato minore
Japanese: kibaratairanchou
Japanese: キバラタイランチョウ
Scientific: L [anius] Lictor, Philohydor lictor, Pitangus lictor, Pitangus lictor lictor
Lithuanian: Mažoji pitanga
Dutch: Kleine Kiskadie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Småkiskadi
Norwegian: Småkiskadi
Wayampi: Tũ'iwuwu
Polish: bentewi amazonski, bentewi amazoński
Portuguese: bem-te-vi-do-brejo, bem-te-vi-pequeno, bem-te-vizinho, bem-te-vizinho-do-brejo, Bentevi-do-brejo, ben-te-vi-preto, Bentevizinho-do-brejo, filho-de-bem-te-vi
Portuguese (Brazil): bem-te-vi-do-brejo, bem-te-vi-pequeno, Bem-te-vizinho, bem-te-vizinho-do-brejo, ben-te-vi-preto, Bentevizinho-do-brejo, filho-de-bem-te-vi
Portuguese (Portugal): Bentevizinho-dos-brejos
Russian: Малая питанга
Slovak: postriežkar liktor, postriežkár liktor
Serbian: Mali kiskadi
Sranan: Swampugrikibi
Swedish: Mindre kiskadi
Ukrainian: Пітанга мала
Chinese: 小食蝇霸鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 小食蠅霸鶲

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