Vermillion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus) We were incredibly lucky to see a male Vermillion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus). It is going extinct here but not on the mainland. The flycatchers grow to about 7" and feed mostly on insects such as flies, grasshoppers and beetles. Males are bright red with a dark brown tail. Females have a peach-colored belly with a dark gray top. Los Gemelos, Santa Cruz Island.
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