Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)  
Genus: Tyrannus (6 species, 13 worldwide)


White-throated Kingbird
White-throated Kingbird (Tyrannus albogularis)
Santarem, Brazil
  Austral migrant to west Amazon from April to October. Note white throat and lack of olive chest vs. common Tropical Kingbird.
   
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Grey Kingbird
Grey Kingbird (Tyrannus dominicensis dominicensis)
Rand Nature Center, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
  Migrates north in the summer from South America to Caribbean like the Black-whiskered Vireo and Swallow-tailed Kite.
   

Tropical Kingbird
Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus melancholicus)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia
  Common. Usually outside of the forest. Note yellow belly and olive chest.
   

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Snowy-throated Kingbird (Tyrannus niveigularis)
   


Fork-tailed Flycatcher
Fork-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana sanctaemartae)
Necocli, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

Eastern Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus)
Everglades National Park, Florida, USA  
   

Migratory.


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