Taxon profile


Spectacled Tyrannulet
Zimmerius improbus (Sclater & Salvin, 1871)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Tyrannidae - tyrant flycatchers and calyptura »  genus Zimmerius

Scientific synonyms

Zimmerius vilissimus improbus (Sclater & Salvin, 1871)

Other names

= Venezuelan Tyrannulet

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Zimmerius improbus improbus (Sclater & Salvin, 1871)
subspecies Zimmerius improbus tamae (Phelps & Phelps Jr, 1954)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [104008963]

Bird Life [] [as Zimmerius improbus (Sclater & Salvin, 1871)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [104008963]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Zimmerius improbus (Sclater & Salvin, 1871)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Zimmerius improbus (Sclater, PL & Salvin, 1871)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Zimmerius improbus P. L. Sclater and Salvin, 1871]
Data retrieved on: 28 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Zimmerius improbus (Sclater et Salvin, 1871)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Zimmerius vilissimus improbus]
Data retrieved on: 16 April 2013

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