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  1. Himalayas - 597 : Grey headed Canary flyctcher : closeup : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Himalayas - 597 : Grey headed Canary flyctcher : closeup : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    A tiny colorful ... ... Himalayan beauty comes to Indian Plains and peninsular wooded areas during winter ... This closeup was possible at ... Keoladeo National Park Bharatpur Rajasthan India 12 December 2019
  2. M

    Pied or Semicollared? (Tekirdağ-Turkey)

    Need help for ID. I think it's semicollared because of the extra wingbar, but the small and indistinct white patch makes me scratch my head. Thx in advance.
  3. Indian Paradise flycatcher

    Indian Paradise flycatcher

    Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  4. Paradise Flycatcher

    Paradise Flycatcher

    Indian Paradise flycatcher Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts. Shot in low light..
  5. Indian Paradise "Fish"catcher

    Indian Paradise "Fish"catcher

    Paradise flycatcher. Seeing him diving in to our lily pond, I thought he was cooling off – then saw the small fish he had picked up. I have noticed similar behavior in Bee-eaters, but not in a flycatcher before!
  6. Indian Paradise Flycatcher

    Indian Paradise Flycatcher

    He was preening. Found this one rather funny! Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  7. Asian Brown Flycatcher

    Asian Brown Flycatcher

    At least I think it is - these LBBs are not easy to ID Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  8. Indian Paradise Flycatcher  - Female

    Indian Paradise Flycatcher - Female

    A chance find in a dull, dark afternoon. Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  9. Himalayas - 582

    Himalayas - 582

    Himalayas - 582 There was still some post-sunset faint glow in the sky ... but the bird was hopelessly backlit ... This male Verditer Flycatcher was hawking insects ... ________________ Ranikhet Hill Station Alt. 6500 Ft. Uttarakhand Himalayas India 6 October 2021
  10. Himalayas - 566

    Himalayas - 566

    Himalayas - 566 Here's a Himalayan beauty ... a relative rarity at the Forum ... Slaty Blue Flycatcher Breeds in upper reaches and comes to lower altitudes in winter ... Range is from Himalayas to SE Asia upto Vietnam ... ______________ Ficedula tricolor Male Sattal Forest edge Alt...
  11. Plumbeous water redstart

    Plumbeous water redstart

    Paid hide close to Siriphum Waterfall.
  12. J

    Missing bird IDs - Genessee Mnt/Golden, Colorado

    Dear list, Having serious difficulty iD-ing these three birds. Think they are flycatchers or warblers but looking through a ton of on-line pictures and the Sibley Guide didn't provide a clear answer. These birds were next to a field and they were busy plucking insects out of the air. Pictures...
  13. Slaty-backed forktail

    Slaty-backed forktail

    Can you imagine how it feels, to sit on the ground under camo nets, near a river, with dense vegetation in the back; in a country with many snakes. A wonderful forktail surprise for me because I could take pictures of a White-crowned forktail, in a paid hide at Siriphum Waterfall in the NP, as well.
  14. Spotted Flycatcher

    Spotted Flycatcher

  15. Daan van der hoeven

    Unknown Myiobius flycatcher, Western Ecuador

    Hi guys, Here is yet another unknown ID from my trip to Ecuador. Saw the bird in dense undergrowth at Mindo (Western Slope) in Sept. 2019. Not really sure about the altitude but i think about 1300 m. I was thinking about either Tawny-breasted or Sulphur-rumped but not quite sure. What do you...
  16. Fulvous-breasted flatbill

    Fulvous-breasted flatbill

    A scarce and discreet montane flycatcher, this was the only time I saw it in a year in Peru!
  17. Black-and-white Tody-Flycatcher female

    Black-and-white Tody-Flycatcher female

    And the beautiful female to go along! I'd stopped to shelter from a rainstorm, and not long after the rain had stopped, these two came through the understory behind me, their presence betrayed by their harsh vocalizations. This is a very poorly known bird in the department of Pasco, so I was...
  18. Black-and-white Tody-Flycatcher male

    Black-and-white Tody-Flycatcher male

    A lovely little Amazonian flycatcher with a strange distribution, it has populations in eastern Amazonian Brazil (mainly Pará), the Peruvian lowlands north of the Amazon, and the foothills of Ecuador and Peru.
  19. Daan van der hoeven

    Pewee Challenge, Ecuador

    Hi guys, Saw this Pewee in Eastern Ecuador at about 1500 m altitude in around October. I was thinking either Smoke-coloured or Blackish Pewee? Thanks
  20. La Sagra's flycatcher

    La Sagra's flycatcher

    Our most rare flycatcher sighting down here - this Bahamas stray very occasionally makes its way across the straits and pops up in South Florida, quite a treat for the local birders if you manage to find it!
  21. Eastern wood pewee

    Eastern wood pewee

    Another flycatcher, even more rare for us than the great crested...this one migrates through and I've only managed to spot one once and get photographs!
  22. Great crested flycatcher

    Great crested flycatcher

    Other than eastern phoebes, most flycatchers are fairly uncommon down in south Florida, so it's always a pleasure to see any of them
  23. Acadian flycatcher

    Acadian flycatcher

    A lifer for me, and so far the only one I've ever spotted or photographed. Not necessarily 'rare' as they migrate through South Florida fall and spring, but they don't often stop by in my wetlands areas and I had never seen one before this. Or since!
  24. Fandango739

    Flycatcher: Ash-throated or Great-crested?

    The bird was seen today in North Cape Coral, Florida. An Ash-throated has been reported as seen in the area multiple times by a number of people lately, however Great-crested would be our norm. I don't want to report the wrong bird. Thanks!
  25. Vermilion flycatcher

    Vermilion flycatcher

    A gorgeous little passerine, more associated with the southwestern U.S. and Mexico...every once in a while one pops up in Florida, usually on the gulf coast - even more rarely, one will appear on the east coast, as this one did in 2018 - my first ever sighting of one.
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