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Vermilion flycatcher

Pyrocephalus rubinus

Description:

Part of the so called "tyrant" family. They prefer open fields and hunt insects from a perch. Males are the brightly colored ones; females more drab so it won´t attract attention to the nest.

Notes:

Quite common around here.

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Doodlebug
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Jalisco, Mexico

Spotted on Sep 4, 2014
Submitted on Sep 4, 2014

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