Couchs Kingbird

Other Names: none

Distribution: southern Texas and eastern Mexico.

Couchs Kingbird distribution range map

Description:

Size: 21-22 cm in length.

Plumage: Both sexes have bright yellow undersides, an olive back, and a dark patch through the eye. The tail is brown and slightly forked, the throat is off-white, and the crown is gray. Some may have a yellow cap. The legs, beak, and eyes are black.

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Couchs Kingbird

Couchs Kingbird

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
alabama
arizona
arkansas
california
louisiana
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
new mexico
nova scotia
texas
Tail Shape
forked-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Habitat
Forests
Marshes
Color
olive
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species