Tropical Kingbird

Other Names: none

Distribution: lowlands of Central and South America.

Description:

Size: 18-24 cm in length.

Plumage: Both sexes have a gray head, olive back, and brown notched tail. They have a white throat and bright yellow upper breast, belly, and undertail coverts. The legs are gray, the beak is black, and the eyes are black with a black eyestripe.

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Tropical Kingbird

Tropical Kingbird

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
meal-worms
Regions
alaska
arizona
british columbia
california
connecticut
florida
idaho
illinois
louisiana
maine
maryland
massachusetts
mexico
nevada
north carolina
ontario
oregon
quebec
texas
washington
Tail Shape
forked-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Sounds
trilling
Habitat
riparianorriverforest
lakes rivers ponds
Forests
Oceans
Marshes
Color
olive
brown
gray
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
medium
small
Order
tyrant flycatchers - tyrannidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species