Least Flycatcher

Other Names: chebec

Distribution: Canada and the northeastern United States in summer; Mexico and Central America in winter.

Least Flycatcher distribution range map

Description:

Size: 13 cm in length.

Plumage: Adults have grayish-olive uppersides, darker on the wings and tail, with off-white undersides, white wing bars, a small, short bill and a short brown tail. The breast is light gray and the sides of the belly have a yellowish tinge. The legs are black and the eyes are black with white eyerings.

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Least Flycatcher

Least Flycatcher

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
alabama
alaska
alberta
arizona
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
nevada
new brunswick
new foundland
new hampshire
new jersey
new mexico
new york
north carolina
north dakota
northwest territories
nova scotia
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
oregon
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
utah
vermont
virginia
washington
west virginia
wisconsin
wyoming
yucatan
yukon
Tail Shape
pointed-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Habitat
lakes rivers ponds
Forests
Urban
Grasslands
Marshes
Color
gray
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species