Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Bird #19: Grey Kingbird

Common Name:  Grey Kingbird
Scientific Name: Tyrannus  dominicensis
Description: 8.5-10 inches; Grey upperparts; brownish wings and tail; grey to white underparts

Habitat: Very common bird on the island, a flycatcher, acrobatic flyer, very aggressive bird defend their territory against intruders even one bigger than themselves. I saw one ran an Osprey from WSR on afternoon. So our bird #19 is the Gray Kingbird