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Leaden Flycatcher (female)

Myiagra rubecula

Notes:

Seen on the Upper Noosa River. Thanks to bee.jacbs for the ID on this cute bird!

5 Comments

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 9 years ago

very cute bird!

ShannaB
ShannaB 9 years ago

Thank you Bee!!! (And to Leanne and Shameer for your kind words!)

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 9 years ago

Really great photos Shanna! She's a beauty!

bee.jacbs
bee.jacbs 9 years ago

Hi Shanna, nice spotting! A very cute bird. This bird is a female, which might be why it has been difficult to ID. Based on the range you saw this bird and the coloring I think it is a Leaden Flycatcher. However, the Satin Flycatcher female is very similar.

ShameerZaman
ShameerZaman 9 years ago

Great spotting!!

ShannaB
Spotted by
ShannaB

4565, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Sep 8, 2012
Submitted on Sep 9, 2012

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