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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : Red-breasted Flycatcher

 

 

Awaiting image for this species

 

 

Red-breasted Flycatcher

Ficedula parva

 

  • Red-breasted Flycatcher
  • Ficedula parva
  • UK: Passage visitor
  • UK: 86 annual records BTO
  • WI: Rare passage visitor (less than 30 records)
  • Breeds: Eastern Europe, Central Asia,
  • Winters: South Asia
  • Habitat: deciduous woodland, open forest! mostly near water
  • Diet: Mostly berries, insects in flight

 

Red-breasted Flycatcher records in the Western Isles

Rare passage visitor (less than 30 records)
Source: Outer Hebrides Bird Report (2001)

 


The chart below shows how abundant the Red-breasted Flycatcher is during a month or when you are more likely to see it.

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(Source: Outer Hebrides Birds Checklist)

 

 

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