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Black Phoebe

Sayornis nigricans

Description:

Mostly gray/black bird with what appeared to be a white belly, but it was difficult to see because it wouldn't turn around all the way. It was hanging out at this pond most the time I was there, looking at the water as if it were hunting, though I never saw it eat anything.

Habitat:

Pond at Helen Putnam Regional Park.


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2 Comments

Machi
Machi 4 months ago

Thanks Neil

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 4 months ago

Lovely spotting, Machi.

California, USA

Lat: 38.22, Long: -122.66

Spotted on Nov 1, 2018
Submitted on Dec 24, 2018

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