Cinereous ground tyrant

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Cinereous ground tyrant
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Tyrannidae
Genus: Muscisaxicola
M. cinereus
Binomial name
Muscisaxicola cinereus
Philippi & Landbeck, 1864

The cinereous ground tyrant (Muscisaxicola cinereus) is a species of bird in the family Tyrannidae. The term cinereous describes its colouration. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland.


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