Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers, Calyptura)  
Genus: Empidonax (3 species, 15 worldwide)


Alder Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher (Empidonax alnorum)
Cap Tourmente National Wildlife, Quebec, Canada  
   
Photograph by Cephas     Copyright and usage info

{Northern migrant}. The Alder Flycatcher and [Willow Flycatcher] are virtually impossible to tell apart.

Willow Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher (Empidonax traillii traillii)
Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States  
   
Photograph by Kelly Colgan Azar     Copyright and usage info

{Northern migrant}. The Alder and Willow Flycatcher are virtually impossible to tell apart.

Acadian Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher (Empidonax virescens)
ProAves Cerulean Warbler Reserve, San Vicente de Chucuri, Santander, Colombia  
   

{Northern migrant}. A bit greener than other similar flycatchers.


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