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Acadian Flycatcher

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Empidonax virescens  Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Tyrannidae Family
 13 - 15 cm Length
Boreal, temperate & tropical forest. moist shrubland, bogs, marsh, fens, swamps, plantations. Up to 1,200 Range:- Bahamas, Belize, Canada, Cayman Islands (to UK), Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua,  Panama. Turks and Caicos Islands (to UK), USA & Venezuela.

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 2-4 eggs, incubation 13-14 days, fledging 13-15 days.  1-2 broods/year. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae and fruit.. Food  
4249 - TSN: 178339 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Tyranovec zelenavý
Danish: Akadie-empidonax, Grønlig Empidonax
German: Buchenschnäppertyrann, Buchentyrann, Buchen-Tyrann
English: Acadian Flycatcher, Acadian Pewee, Green-crested Flycatcher, Small Green-Crested Flycatcher, Small Pewee
Spanish: Atrapamoscas Verdoso, Bobito Verde, Mosquerito Verdoso, Mosquero Verdoso, Mosqueta Verdosa, Mosquitero Cuellioliváceo, Papamoscas Verde
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas Verdoso
Spanish (Costa Rica): Mosquerito verdoso
Spanish (Cuba): Bobito Verde
Spanish (Honduras): Mosquerito verdoso
Spanish (Mexico): Mosquero Verdoso
Spanish (Nicaragua): Mosquitero Cuellioliváceo
Spanish (Venezuela): Atrapamoscas Copete Verde
Estonian: lodu-salutikat
Finnish: Korpisieppari
Faroese: Grønt drittivel
French: Moucherolle d'Acadie, Moucherolle vert
Hungarian: zöldes tirannusz
Icelandic: Mýgreipur
Italian: Pigliamosche acadico, Pigliamosche d'Acadia
Japanese: midorimejirohaetori
Japanese: ミドリメジロハエトリ
Latin: Empidonax acadicus, Empidonax virescens
Lithuanian: Žalsvasis tironas
Dutch: Beukenfeetiran, Beuketiran
Norwegian: Akadtyrann, Østempid
Polish: empidonka oliwkowa
Portuguese: Papa-mosquitos
Russian: Акадская мухоловка
Slovak: pamuchár bukový
Slovenian: akadijski tiranček
Swedish: Akadempid
Turkish: Yeşil Tiran
Chinese: 绿纹霸鹟

Sub-species None known


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