Caribbean Elaenia

Elaenia martinica - Élénie siffleuse

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Tyrannidés

  • Genus
    :

    Elaenia

  • Species
    :

    martinica

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Caribbean Elaenia (Elaenia martinica) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family.

Subspecific information 7 Subspecies

  • Elaenia martinica riisii (Puerto Rico, Virgin Is., Anguilla, St. Martin, St. Bartholomew, Antigua and Barbuda, and Netherlands Antilles)
  • Elaenia martinica martinica (Lesser Antilles)
  • Elaenia martinica barbadensis (Barbados)
  • Elaenia martinica remota (islands off e Mexico)
  • Elaenia martinica chinchorrensis (Great Cay I.. off e Mexico. and nearby cays)
  • Elaenia martinica cinerescens (islands off Honduras)
  • Elaenia martinica caymanensis (Cayman Is.)

Foreign names

  • Élénie siffleuse,
  • Fiofío Caribeño,
  • Weißbauchelaenie,
  • karibi elénia,
  • Witbuikelenia,
  • Elenia dei Caraibi,
  • Karibelenia,
  • Karibelenia,
  • elénia karibská,
  • elenie karibská,
  • Carib-elænia,
  • mangrove-elenia,
  • elènia del Carib,
  • elenia karaibska,
  • Белобрюхая эления,
  • カリブシラギクタイランチョウ,
  • 加勒比拟霸鹟,
  • 加勒比海伊拉鶲,

Voice song and cries

Élénie siffleuse
adult

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Illustration

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