Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe) - HBW 9, p. 373
French: Moucherolle phébi
Spanish: Mosquero Fibí
Taxonomy: [Muscicapa] Phoebe Latham, 1790, New York, USA.
Distribution: Breeds mostly in E & C North America, from NW Canada locally E to Maritime Provinces, and from N Great Plains S in USA to C Texas and E to Atlantic coast (S to Georgia). Winters SE and CS USA (locally also NE & SW) S to S Mexico.
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A dorsal view of a perched bird looking around Locality Potomac River, Maryland, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Robert Schaefer 28 September 2007 5 years ago 22 sec 4.2
A bird singing from a trunk and flying away Locality Huntley Meadows Park, Virginia, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 5 May 2006 6 years ago 23 sec 3.7
A bird on a trunk, singing Locality Huntley Meadows Park, Virginia, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 5 May 2006 6 years ago 24 sec 3.5
A bird perched on a branch. Locality Quebec, Canada (Monotypic species)
Cristian deLeón 9 April 2010 3 years ago 24 sec 3
A bird on a handrail, wagging the tail Locality Rock Creek Park, Washington DC, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 4 May 2006 6 years ago 28 sec 3
A bird perched on a branch and looking around Locality Ventura County, California, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Don DesJardin 30 November 2004 5 years ago 16 sec 2.9
PhotosSee all 25 photos
Sit on a branch
Locality Montmagny, Quebec, Canada
Guy Poisson 20 May 2008 2 years ago 4.3
wintering bird perching
Locality Nuevo León State, Mexico (Northern)
Hector Ceballos-Lascurain 14 October 2010 1 year ago 4.1
Flitting about chasing insects from low branches and bushes. Mud on bill suggests on ground too.
Locality Bloomfield, Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada
Ian Barker 28 April 2013 7 weeks ago 4
An overwintering Phoebe, feeding on berries and the occasional insect.A cold and cloudy day along the New Jersey shore.
Locality Barnegat Light, New Jersey, USA (United States)
firstname.lastname@example.org 10 March 2013 12 weeks ago 4
A bird pauses while creating a nest.
Locality Tennessee, USA (United States)
sophiebuck 1 March 2012 20 weeks ago 4
Phoebe perched nearby, fluffed.
Locality Woodbury, New Jersey, USA (United States)
dmwipf 18 March 2010 3 years ago 4