RETIRED
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Tyrannidae
Genus
Zimmerius
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Version 1.0

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SPECIES

Paltry Tyrannulet Zimmerius vilissimus

Andrew W. Jones
Version: 1.0 — Published December 15, 2017

References

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Introduction

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BirdLife International. 2017a. Species factsheet: Paltry Tyrannulet Zimmerius vilissimus. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 15 December 2017.

BirdLife International. 2017b. Species factsheet: Mistletoe Tyrannulet Zimmerius parvus. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 15 December 2017.

BirdLife International. 2017c. Species factsheet: Venezuelan Tyrannulet Zimmerius petersi. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 15 December 2017.

BirdLife International. 2017d. Species factsheet: Mountain Tyrannulet Zimmerius improbus. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 15 December 2017.

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Recommended Citation

Jones, A. W. (2017). Paltry Tyrannulet (Zimmerius vilissimus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.paltyr1.01