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Old Saturday 15th May 2010, 10:56   #1
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Flycatcher ID New York May

Hi These photo's where taken in Central Park NY May 10th I think Empidonax am I right and which one ? Thanks
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Old Saturday 15th May 2010, 11:20   #2
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Dave - first impressions suggest to me Willow Flycatcher

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Old Saturday 15th May 2010, 11:57   #3
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Looking at.....bill length and prim extension, I would also suggest Willow.

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The weak eye-ring and, to my eye, a rather long primary extension, I would cast a vote of Eastern Wood-Pewee.
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Old Saturday 15th May 2010, 12:35   #5
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Wood peewee for me as well.
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Old Sunday 16th May 2010, 15:30   #6
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Thanks all for your help we thought that it was Willow in the field saw a Wood-pewee later in the day Thanks again Dave
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I'd vote for Eastern Wood-Pewee.

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I'd vote for Eastern Wood-Pewee.

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Old Monday 17th May 2010, 13:26   #10
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Even if it was a Willow, you would not be able to identify it as such with just a photo.
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