Definition of spotted flycatcher in English:

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spotted flycatcher

noun

A common migratory Old World flycatcher with grey-brown plumage.
  • Muscicapa striata, family Muscicapidae.
Example sentences
  • The woods are full of birds, and top attractions are the pied flycatcher, spotted flycatcher, tree pipit, wood warbler and redstart.
  • These include such species as black grouse and curlew, which are associated with upland areas, as well as the song thrush, spotted flycatcher and linnet.
  • I saw a flock of common babblers, a migrant spotted flycatcher and my final new bird of the day an isabelline wheatear.

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