Sayornis phoebe

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Related to Sayornis phoebe: Eastern Phoebe
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Noun1.Sayornis phoebe - small dun-colored North American flycatcherSayornis phoebe - small dun-colored North American flycatcher
New World flycatcher, tyrant bird, tyrant flycatcher, flycatcher - large American birds that characteristically catch insects on the wing
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Twelve species present in the unburned site were absent in the burned, including: Kentucky Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe), American Red start (Setophaga ruticulla), Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens), Hairy Woodpecker (P.