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Alder Flycatcher

Moucherolle des aulnes

Empidonax alnorum

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Life, Habitat & Pictures of the Alder Flycatcher

B L W W W Family Latin Name
5.75" 14.6cm 8.5" 21.6cm 0.5 oz 14g Tyrannidae Empidonax alnorum

  • Summer
  • Year Around
  • Winter
Alder Flycatcher

Distribution: The Alder Flycatcher is another member of the Empidonax family. It is often confused with the Willow Flycatcher as it looks quite similar. Found all over the island of Newfoundland and the eastern coast of Quebec's mid-north, through James Bay up into the Northwest and Yukon Territories and Alaska. Through the northern regions of British Columbia. It is also found in all of the prairie provinces into the states below the Great Lakes, east to the North Carolina coast and north into Nova Scotia.

References to Other Bird Sites:

Avibase - the world bird database

ABA - American Birding Association

AOS - The American Ornitholgy Society

ABC - American Bird Conservancy

eBird - TheCornellLab of Ornithology

NA - National Geographic

NAC - National Audubon Society

Classic Collection of North American Birds