Dusky Flycatcher

ID Info
  • Dusky Flycatcher
  • Dusky Flycatcher
  • Dusky Flycatcher
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Dusky Flycatcher

Empidonax oberholseri
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Tyrannidae
Basic Description

A dull flycatcher of western mountains, the Dusky Flycatcher is found in chaparral, streamside thickets, and open brushy areas. It is extremely difficult to tell from Hammond's Flycatcher by appearance alone.

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Other Names
  • Mosquero Oscuro (Spanish)
  • Moucherolle sombre (French)
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