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Old Sunday 25th August 2019, 15:41   #1
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flycatcher i.d. needed new york

help needed with this small flycatcher,taken today in the Bronx.
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Old Sunday 25th August 2019, 18:49   #2
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Gray tones overall and angular head with large bill say Willow/Alder to me.
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Old Sunday 25th August 2019, 20:23   #3
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Another vote for willow/alder, though leaning towards the former based on time alone.
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Was it found in a Flatbush?

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Angle is tricky but I'd call it a Least. Short wings barely extending beyond base of tail. Big-headed, short tailed look. Complete white eyering. Short. broad looking bill with pale mandible. Grayish head. Buff wing-bars. broad white tertial fringes and brown back indicate a young bird.
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