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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Flycatcher, Acadian
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Flycatcher, Acadian
-Empidonax virescens (Vieillot)


Similar to Traill's flycatcher but upper parts olive green (less brownish or greyish); upper mandible (in skins) usually more brownish (less blackish). Wing tip longer: from end of secondaries to tip of longest primary averages in males 19.3mm; in females 17.3 (compared with 14.2 and 12.8 for Traill's)

 


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