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Ash-Throated FlyCatcher

Myiarchus cinerascens

Sightings of the Ash-Throated Flycatcher are not uncommon in western USA. These birds breed in desert scrub, riparian woods, brushy fields and open woods from the western United States to central Mexico. They do not require water to drink. They can get their supply from the bugs they eat. Most, if not all Myiarchus flycatchers nest in cavities. Old woodpecker nests holes or natural cavities are typically used.

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