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Family Description
Upright posture on perch is a typical feature.
These insect eaters typically hawk insects
taking their prey on-the-wing then flying bach to their perch.

In Stanley Park
Contopus sordidulus Contopus sordidulus
Wood-Pewee, Western

Empidonax difficilis Empidonax difficilis
Flycatcher, Pacific Slope

Empidonax hammondii Empidonax hammondii
Flycatcher, Hammond's

Empidonax trailii Empidonax trailii
Flycatcher, Willow


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