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Galapagos Flycatcher Myiarchus magnirostris

David A. Wiedenfeld
Version: 1.0 — Published April 4, 2011



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Recommended Citation

Wiedenfeld, D. A. (2011). Galapagos Flycatcher (Myiarchus magnirostris), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.galfly1.01