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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Flycatcher, Great Crested
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Flycatcher, Great Crested
-Myiarchus crinitus (Linnaeus)


About the size of the Eastern Kingbird. Upper parts olive brown, the feathers of crown with darker centres (but crown never has a concealed red patch); inner webs of tail feathers (except central pair) cinnamon rufous; throat and breast grey; belly, sides, flanks, and under tail coverts yellow; wings greyish brown, the secondaries and wing coverts edged with white (forming two wing bars), the edges of the primaries tinged with chestnut.

 


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