Cordilleran Flycatcher

Cordilleran Flycatcher with insects
Cordilleran Flycatcher with insects.

NPS Photo / Rachel Ames

Size: 5.5-6.5”
Description: Greenish-brown back, yellowish belly, and pale-yellow eye ring and wing bars.
Migratory Status: Summer residents of Rocky Mountain National Park.
Habitat: Breed in shady forests usually near streams and moist ravines, and also live in coniferous and deciduous forests of the lower mountains.
Diet: Eat mainly insects that they catch in the air or glean from tree foliage.

Last updated: June 7, 2018

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