|Common Name:||Kingbird, Western|
|Scientific Name:||Tyrannus verticalis|
|Date:||May 8, 2013|
Western Kingbirds are one of larger birds in the Flycatcher Family. The bright yellow abdomen is usually the first clue of a Kingbird, but it is important to look a little closer for the black tail with the narrow white outer edge in separating this bird from similar looking flycatchers.
Denman Wildlife Area - White City, Oregon - - - June 13, 2011
Elkton, Oregon - - - May 26, 2012
Mehl Creek Rd - Elkton, OR - - - May 18, 2013
|Reference:||Kaufman Field Guide to Birds of North America by Kaufman||