Rufous-breasted Flycatcher / Leptopogon rufipectus

Rufous-breasted Flycatcher / Leptopogon rufipectus

Rufous-breasted Flycatcher

SCI Name:  Leptopogon rufipectus
Protonym:  Tyrannula rufipectus Rev.Zool. 9 p.207
Category:  Passeriformes / Tyrannidae /
Taxonomy Code:  rubfly2
Type Locality:  Colombia [= ''Bogota].
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Publish Year:  1846
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DEFINITIONS

LEPTOPOGON
(Tyrannidae; Ϯ Slaty-capped Flycatcher L. superciliaris) Gr. λεπτος leptos  thin, fine, slender; πωγων pōgōn, πωγωνος pōgōnos  beard; "Leptopogon Cab. 2)   Rostrum mediocre, vix latius quam altus, subrectum, apice deflexum parum emarginatum; nares laterales, oblongae.  Vibrissae longae, tenues.  Alae, cauda pedesque mediocres.  Hoc genus transitum a Muscicapis ad Sylvias facit.  Sunt aves parvae, habitu coloribusque Regulis similes.   Typus: Leptopogon superciliaris Tsch.   ...   2) λεπτος tenuis, πωγων barba." (Cabanis 1844).
Synon. Myiaphanistes.

rufipectus
L. rufus  rufous, ruddy; pectus, pectoris  breast.