Tyrant-flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Acadian Flycatcher (Empidonax virescens) - HBW 9, p. 359

French: Moucherolle vert German: Buchenschnäppertyrann Spanish: Mosquero Verdoso

Taxonomy: Platyrhynchos virescens Vieillot, 1818, no locality = near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Distribution: Breeds mainly E North America from SE South Dakota and Great Lakes region E to S Ontario and C New England, S to C Texas, Gulf Coast states, and C Florida. Winters from Caribbean slope of Nicaragua S & E along both slopes to Colombia, NW Venezuela and W Ecuador.