Cordilleran Flycatcher

Empidonax occidentalis

Order

PASSERIFORMES

Family

Tyrant Flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Code 4

COFL

Code 6

EMPOCC

ITIS

HEAD

Cordilleran Flycatcher Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: All-purpose
  • Eye Color: Dark brown.
  • Head pattern: Plain, Crested or plumed, Eyering
  • Crown Color: Olive-brown
  • Forehead Color: Olive-brown
  • Nape Color: Olive-brown
  • Throat Color: Pale Yellow
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Cordilleran Flycatcher Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 14-15 cm (5.5-6 in)
  • Weight: 11 g (0.4 oz)
  • Size: Small (5 - 9 in)
  • Color Primary: Yellow, Olive
  • Underparts: Pale yellow with olive-brown breast.
  • Upperparts: Olive-brown
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Cordilleran Flycatcher Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Weak fluttering flight with shallow wing beats. Hawks insects by flying forth to take them in air and returning to perch.
  • Wingspan Range: 20-23 cm (8-9 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings
  • Tail shape: Forked Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: Dark olive-brown
  • Under Tail: Dark olive-brown
  • Leg Color: Gray-black
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Head Feathers and Markings X
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