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Loggerhead Kingbird

Other Names: none

Distribution: Resident in the Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica and Puerto Rico; occasionally found in Florida.


Size: 23 cm in length.

Plumage: A blackish head contrasts with a grayish-olive back; the undersides are off-white, with a belly and undertail tinged with pale yellow. The dark brown flight feathers are edged with off-white, and the tail is tipped with buffy-white. The legs are dark gray and the beak and eyes are black.

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Loggerhead Kingbird