Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Grey Kingbird Tyrannus dominicensis

Photo: Hans Smulders

Classification

Tyrannus [genus]
(6 species)
dominicensis [species] (2)

Names

Dutch name Grijze koningstiran
Alternative Dutch name Grote grijze vliegenvanger
English name Grey Kingbird
Alternative English name Large-billed Kingbird
Alternative English name Woodpecker (Saba, St. Eustatius)
Alternative English name Chincherry (St. Martin)
Alternative English name Chicherri (St. Eustatius, St. Martin)
Alternative English name Gray Kingbird
Alternative English name Lesser Antillean Gray Kingbird
Papiamento name Pímpiri Gris
Alternative Papiamento name Cabez Grandi
Valid name Tyrannus dominicensis (Gmelin, 1788)

Classification