Flycatchers and Chats

Flycatchers and Chats

Old World Flycatchers and Chats (Muscicapidae) are part of Muscicapoidea placed in Passeriformes feature in the gallery. Flycatchers are small to medium-sized arboreal birds that hunt on flying insects from perches in trees or bushes. Chats are small insectivorous ground-feeding birds formerly part of the thrushes (Turdidae) family.

Old World Flycatchers and Chats

Old World Flycatchers and Chats Notes

Displayed species in the gallery are ‘Red List 2019’ assessed as ‘Least Concern’. I photographed the featured flycatchers in Singapore and the chats in England.