Cuban Pewee

Other Names:  Greater Antillean Pewee (obsolete), Crescent-eyed Pewee

Distribution: Cuba and the northern Bahamas.

Description:

Size: 15-16.5 cm in length.

Plumage: The upperside is gray, with a dark gray head with a bushy crest and white crescent behind the eye, and pale yellow to tawny undersides. The wings are dark brownish-gray with two faint bars. Upper beak is black while lower beak is yellow. The eyes, legs, and feet are black.

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Cuban Pewee

Cuban Pewee

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
cuba
florida
Tail Shape
notched-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
gray
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species