Cordilleran Flycatcher

Other Names: none

Distribution: mountainous regions of the western United States and Mexico.

Cordilleran Flycatcher distribution range map

Description:

Size: 14-15 cm in length.

Plumage: Generally olive-brown above, with a yellow throat and underside separated by a dusky olive breast; there is an elongated white eye ring and light wing bars. Outside the breeding season, birds may be duller overall. The beak is brown and the legs and eyes are black.

Species image
Cordilleran Flycatcher

Cordilleran Flycatcher

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
alberta
arizona
british columbia
california
colorado
idaho
kansas
louisiana
mexico
montana
nebraska
nevada
new mexico
oklahoma
oregon
south dakota
texas
utah
washington
wyoming
Tail Shape
forked-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Sounds
chirping
Habitat
fir forest
oakpinewoodland
Forests
Color
olive
brown
gray
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species