Blackish pewee

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Blackish pewee
Contopus nigrescens - Blackish pewee.JPG
at Carajás National Forest, State of Pará, Brazil
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Tyrannidae
Genus: Contopus
Species: C. nigrescens
Binomial name
Contopus nigrescens
(Sclater & Salvin, 1880)

The blackish pewee (Contopus nigrescens) is a species of bird in the family Tyrannidae. It is found in Brazil, Ecuador, Guyana, and Peru.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Contopus nigrescens". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.