Brown-crested Flycatcher

Other Names: none

Distribution: discontinuously throughout tropical lowland Latin America, north to Arizona and California in summer.

 Brown-crested Flycatcher range map

Description:

Size: 20-21 cm in length, weighing approximately 30 g.

Plumage: Generally olive above and yellow below, with cinnamon coloration in the wings and tail. Males have a bluish-gray patch on the throat. The legs, beak, and eyes are black.

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Brown-crested Flycatcher

Brown-crested Flycatcher

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
alabama
arizona
california
colorado
florida
louisiana
mexico
nevada
new mexico
texas
utah
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Sounds
warbling
Habitat
riparianorriverforest
Deserts
Forests
Color
brown
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
medium
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern