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Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Tyran à longue queue

Tyrannus forficatus

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Life, Habitat & Pictures of the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

B L W W W Family Latin Name
15" 38.1cm 15" 38.1cm 1.5oz 42.5g Tyrannidae Tyrannus forficatus

  • Breeding
  • Year Around
  • Winter
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher range

The Scissor-tailed Flycatcher is without doubt one of the most attractive birds seen in North America. Seeing this beautiful bird in flight with its tail feathers open wide is a marvellous sight. They nest in the southern central US states. Although they have been commonly reported seen thoughout North America. This flycatcher has been seen in Cuba.

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