Piratic Flycatcher

Other Names: none

Distribution: Southern Mexico and Trinidad south to Bolivia and Argentina.

Piratic Flycatcher range map

Description:

Size: 14-17 cm in length, weighing 23 g.

Plumage: The uppersides are plain brown, although the flight feathers have narrow white edges. The head has a long off-white eyebrow stripe, a concealed yellow crown stripe, and a dusky mask through the eyes. The throat is white, and there is a white cheek stripe. The undersides are off-white with touches of light yellow and blurred brown streaks on the breast and flanks. The legs and beak are dark brown and the eyes are black.

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Piratic Flycatcher

Piratic Flycatcher

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
florida
mexico
new mexico
texas
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
brown
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species