Olive-sided Flycatcher

Other Names: none

Distribution: discontinuously throughout coniferous forests of North America in summer; northern South America in winter.

Olive-sided Flycatcher distribution range map

Description:

Size: 13-14 cm in length.

Plumage: Olive-brown to gray overall, with dark sides of the breast and flanks separated by a white patch down the center of the breast. White feather tufts protrude from the lower back at the base of the tail. The beak and legs are gray and the eyes are black.

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Olive-sided Flycatcher

Olive-sided Flycatcher

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
alabama
alaska
alberta
arizona
arkansas
baja california
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
nunavut
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
squared-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Sounds
buzzing
Habitat
fir forest
oakpinewoodland
lakes rivers ponds
Forests
Color
greenorolive
brown
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Near Threatened