Gray Flycatcher - Empidonax wrightii

Length 5.5-6.1 in (14.0-15.5 cm)
Weight 0.4 oz (12.5 g)
Clutch Size 3-4
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Gray Flycatcher breeds in mostly in western U.S. and winters in Mexico. The Gray Flycatcher is a rare visitor to the S.F. Bay Area. It was spotted in a park in the East Bay hills. Quite a few birdwatchers came to see it. The best way to identify these birds is that they wag their tail downward.

They mostly eat insects and other small invertebrates.

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