Alder Flycatcher (Empidonax alnorum)

Other Names: Empidonax alnorum

Distribution: Alaska and Canada in summer; northwestern South America in winter.

Description:

Size: 13-15 cm in length.

Plumage:  Dull grayish-green above and white below, with two dull white wing bars and a narrow white eye ring. The beak and legs are brown and the eyes are black.

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Alder Flycatcher (Empidonax alnorum)

Alder Flycatcher

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
alabama
alaska
alberta
arkansas
british columbia
california
colorado
connecticut
delaware
district of columbia
florida
georgia
idaho
illinois
indiana
iowa
kansas
kentucky
labrador
louisiana
maine
manitoba
maryland
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
minnesota
mississippi
missouri
montana
nebraska
new brunswick
new foundland
new hampshire
new jersey
new york
north carolina
north dakota
northwest territories
nova scotia
nunavut
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south dakota
tennessee
texas
vermont
virginia
washington
west virginia
wisconsin
yucatan
yukon
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
lakes rivers ponds
Forests
Marshes
Color
olive
brown
white
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern