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#1 gbotello

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Posted 10 August 2012 - 04:29 PM

I spotted this flycatcher at the Endovalley Campground in Rocky Mountain National Park, CO on 7/29/12.

At first I thought it might be a Dusky Flycatcher, but on looking at the picture closer, I think it might be a Cordilleran.

The bill shape seems wide, and the lower mandible is very pale.

Any thoughts?


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#2 blackburnian

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Posted 10 August 2012 - 04:42 PM

you got it!

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Posted 10 August 2012 - 04:57 PM

Definitely (distinguished from Pacific-Slope based on range). I just saw one of these guys in Endovalley 2 or 3 days ago!

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#4 guy_incognito

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Posted 10 August 2012 - 11:28 PM

Agree, and nice pics!

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Posted 11 August 2012 - 09:27 PM

Nice pics, super bird!

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