Spotted flycatcher – Muscicapa striata – is a migratory Eurasian flycatcher of Type – sallyer, Family Muscicapidae and Order Passeriformes. Its feeding behaviour is the classic origin of the Type – sallyer, and it has a very extensive range as a summer breeder from W Europe to Mongolia and in winter, also has an extensive wintering range over s s Africa. In the AWB Region it is a summer breeder to the N Maghreb states, Cyprus, the Levant, Turkey, the S Caucasus, Iran and E Central Iraq. The wintering range in s s Africa lies to the S of the AWB Region.
Type - sallyer - Typical Habitat - margins, edges and clearings in deciduous and mixed wooded areas, parks and gardens, Order: Passeriformes Family: Muscicapidae Genus: Muscicapa Species - Muscicapa striata Spotted flycatcher - Species - ebird.org Spotted flycatcher - Species sheet - wikipedia.org Spotted flycatcher - Birds - wildlifetrusts.org Spotted flycatcher - Birds - rspb.org.uk Spotted flycatcher - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org Additional Material... Spotted flycatcher - Images - google.com Spotted flycatcher - Video - youtube.com Spotted flycatcher - Datazone - birdlife.org