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Little Grey Alseonax

Muscicapa epulata (Cassin, J 1855)

The little grey flycatcher or little grey alseonax, is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae. It is found throughout the African tropical rainforest. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
   Muscicapa
Scientific:
  Muscicapa epulata


Original description

Citation:
  (Cassin, J 1855)

Reference:
   Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 7 p.326

Protonym:
  Butalis epulatus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1694440


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  79574FC3BD90F953

Avibase ID:
  avibase-79574FC3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/79574FC3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 561238

Geographic range:

  • Muscicapa epulata: Lowlands of se Guinea to Liberia, Gabon and ne Democratic Republic of the Congo
English:
Little Grey Alseonax
Catalan:
papamosques menut
Czech:
lejsek šedivý
Danish:
Epulatafluesnapper
German:
Fanteschnäpper
Spanish:
Papamoscas Saciado
Spanish (Spain):
Papamoscas Saciado
Finnish:
viidakkoharmaasieppo
French:
Gobemouche cendré
Croatian:
patuljasta muharica
Italian:
Pigliamosche grigio minore
Japanese (romaji):
kohaiirohitaki
Japanese:
コハイイロヒタキ
Lithuanian:
Mažoji pilkoji musinukė
Dutch:
Fantivliegenvanger
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Pygméflugesnappar
Norwegian:
Pygméfluesnapper
Polish:
muchołówka malutka
Portuguese:
papa-moscas-de-patas-pretas
Russian:
Карликовая мухоловка
Slovak:
muchár krpatý
Swedish:
pygméflugsnappare
Ukrainian:
Мухоловка західна
Chinese:
小灰鹟
Chinese (Traditional):
小灰鶲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Gobemouche cendré ( Muscicapa epulata)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Gobemouche cendré ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 1st edition:
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements, version 2021:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 3rd edition:
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 4th edition:
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition:
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements, version 2015:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements, version 2016:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements, version 2017:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements, version 2018:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Clements, version 2019:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 1.50:
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 1.52:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 1.53:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 1.54:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 1.55:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 2015:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 2016:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 2017:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 2018:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 2019:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
eBird version 2021:
Little Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
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:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
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:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Little Gray Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Muscicapa epulata
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Muscicapa epulata
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Muscicapa epulata
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Little Grey Alseonax ( Muscicapa epulata)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Little Grey Flycatcher ( Muscicapa epulata)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Muscicapa epulata
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Muscicapa epulata

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Azerbaijani: Fanti milçəkqapanı
Catalan: papamosques menut
Czech: Lejsek šedivý
Danish: Epulatafluesnapper, Lille Grå Fluesnapper
German: Fanteschnäpper, Fantischnäpper
English: Cassin's Flycatcher, Gray Alseonax, Grey Alseonax, Little Flycatcher, Little Gray Alseonax, Little Gray Flycatcher, Little Grey Alseonax, Little Grey Flycatcher
English, HBW: Little Grey Flycatcher
English (IOC): Little Grey Flycatcher
English (United States): Little Flycatcher
Esperanto: Malgranda griza muŝkaptulo
Spanish: Papamoscas Gris Chico, Papamoscas Saciado
Spanish (Spain): Papamoscas Saciado
Spanish (HBW): Little Flycatcher
Finnish: Viidakkoharmaasieppo
French: Gobemouche cendré, Gobemouche pygmée, Petit Gobemouche cendré
Croatian: patuljasta muharica
Italian: Pigliamosche grigio minore, Pigliamosche grigio piccolo
Japanese (romaji): kohaiirohitaki
Japanese: コハイイロヒタキ
Scientific: Alseonax epulatus, Alseonax fantisiensis, Butalis epulatus, Muscicapa epulata, Muscicapa fantisiensis
Lithuanian: Mažoji pilkoji musinukė
Dutch: Fantivliegenvanger, Fanti-vliegenvanger, Kleine Grijze Vliegenvanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Pygméflugesnappar
Norwegian: Pygméfluesnapper
Polish: mucholówka malutka, muchołówka malutka
Portuguese: papa-moscas-de-patas-pretas
Portuguese (Portugal): papa-moscas-anão
Russian: Карликовая мухоловка, Фантийская мухоловка
Slovak: muchár krpatý
Swedish: Pygméflugsnappare
Turkish: Küçük gri sinekkapan
Ukrainian: Мухоловка західна
Chinese: 小灰鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 小灰鶲

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