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  • Scientific Names
    • Sayornis nigricans
  • English
    • Black Phoebe
    • black flycatcher
  • Spanish
    • Papamoscas negro
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • BLPH
  • German
    • Schwarzkopf-Phoebetyrann

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What

Papamoscas negro Sayornis nigricans

Date

November 22, 2014

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.

Laura Uribe. Grupo Vasconcelos

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 11, 2014 11:34 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 12, 2014 01:36 PM PDT

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Square

What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

November 15, 2014 09:47 AM PST

Description

Striking many insects from this perch.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

srob650

Date

November 17, 2014

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What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

m_jon

Date

August 8, 2013 05:42 AM PDT

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Square

What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

hvillalonmoreno

Date

November 13, 2014

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Square

What

Black phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

dwest

Date

November 2, 2014 01:34 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans) Sayornis nigricans

Observer

carollane9026

Date

November 13, 2014 09:10 AM PST

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What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

November 8, 2014

Description

An old friend, a bird I miss a lot.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

dwest

Date

October 27, 2014 04:36 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

dpom

Date

November 10, 2014 02:40 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans) is a passerine bird in the tyrant-flycatcher family. It breeds from southwest Oregon and California south through Central and South America. It occurs year-round throughout most of its range and migrates less than the other birds in its genus, though its northern populations are partially migratory. Six subspecies are commonly recognized, although two are occasionally combined as separate species, the White-winged Phoebe.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.