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Least Flycatcher

Empidonax minimus (Baird, WM & Baird, SF, 1843)

The Least Flycatcher (Empidonax minimus), (also called chebec, or chebecker, after the sound it makes), is a small insect-eating bird. It is the smallest Empidonax flycatcher in eastern North America. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Tyrannidae
Genus:
  Empidonax

Scientific:
  Empidonax minimus

Citation:
  (Baird, WM & Baird, SF, 1843)

Reference:
  Proc.Acad.Nat.Sci.Philadelphia 1 p.284

Protonym:
  Tyrannula minima

Avibase ID:
  F5837054F30BA49D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F5837054

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 178344

Geographic range:

  • Empidonax minimus: Breeds Canada and US; winters n Mexico to Panama
English:
Least Flycatcher
Czech:
tyranovec malinký
German:
Zwergschnäppertyrann
Danish:
Lille Empidonax
Spanish:
Mosquero Mínimo
Finnish:
pikkusieppari
French:
Moucherolle tchébec
Icelandic:
Stúfgreipur
Italian:
Tiranno minimo
Japanese:
chibimejirohaetori
Japanese:
チビメジロハエトリ
Dutch:
Kleine Feetiran
Norwegian:
Småempid
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Småempid
Polish:
empidonka siwa
Russian:
Малая мухоловка
Slovak:
pamuchár záhradný
Swedish:
dvärgempid
Ukrainian:
Піві-малюк сизий
Chinese:
小纹霸鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Moucherolle tchébec ( Empidonax minimus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Moucherolle tchébec ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 1st edition:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 4th edition:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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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):
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Clements, version 2015:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements, version 2016:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements, version 2017:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
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:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
James Lee Peters:
Empidonax minimus
James Lee Peters (original):
Empidonax minimus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Empidonax minimus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Least Flycatcher ( Empidonax minimus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Empidonax minimus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Empidonax minimus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: mosquer menut
Czech: tyranovec malinký, Tyranovec nejmenší
Danish: Lille Empidonax
German: Gartentyrann, Garten-Tyrann, Zwergschnäppertyrann
English: Chebec, Least Flycatcher
English (IOC): Least Flycatcher
Spanish: Atrapamoscas minimo, Mosquerito Chebec, Mosquerito menor, Mosquerito mínimo, Mosquero mimimo, Mosquero Mímimo, Mosquero Mínimo, Mosqueta Mínima, Mosquitero Menudo, Papamoscas Chico
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas minimo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Mosquerito chebec
Spanish (Spain): Mosquero Mínimo
Spanish (HBW): Mosquero mínimo
Spanish (Honduras): Mosquerito menor
Spanish (Mexico): Mosquerito mínimo, Mosquero Mímimo, Mosquero Mínimo, Papamoscas Chico
Spanish (Nicaragua): Mosquitero Menudo
Spanish (Panama): Mosquerito Menudo
Estonian: vahtra-salutikat
Finnish: Pikkusieppari
French: Moucherolle tchébec
Hungarian: törpetirannusz
Icelandic: Stúfgreipur
Italian: Pigliamosche minimo, Pigliamosche minuto, Tiranno minimo
Japanese: chibimejirohaetori
Japanese: チビメジロハエトリ
Scientific: Empidonax minimus, Tyrannula minima
Lithuanian: Mažasis empidonaksas
Latvian: mazais tirāniņš
Dutch: Kleine Feetiran, Tuintiran
Norwegian Nynorsk: Småempid
Norwegian: Småempid
Polish: empidonka siwa
Portuguese (Portugal): Papa-mosquitos-pequeno
Russian: Малая мухоловка, Малый эмпидонакс
Slovak: pamuchár záhradný, Tyranovec zahredný
Serbian: Mala muharka
Swedish: Dvärgempid
Ukrainian: Піві-малюк сизий
Chinese: 小纹霸鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 極小蚊霸鶲

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