Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus (Linnaeus, 1758)  Synonyms: EAKI.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Aves   >   Order Passeriformes   >   Family Tyrannidae   >   Genus Tyrannus   

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Common breeding species found throughout the state from April to September. Rare in October. Winters in South America.

There are 303 records in the project database.

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An Eastern Kingbird with tiger beetle prey at Fort Smallwood Park, Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (4/29/2007). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird in Worcester Co., Maryland (5/16/2019). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/19/2010). Photo by Frode Jacobsen. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird in Howard Co., Maryland (6/1/2016). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird in Frederick Co., Maryland (6/3/2010). Photo by Frode Jacobsen. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird defends its territory from a passing crow in Howard Co., Maryland (5/25/2016). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

Eastern Kingbirds mobbing a Fish Crow at Fort Smallwood, Maryland (5/18/2012). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list) (More of this species)

An Eastern Kingbird in Prince George's Co., Maryland (5/21/2010). Photo by Dan Haas. (MBP list)

An immature Eastern Kingbird in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (6/27/2007). Photo by Matt Tillett. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird expelling a exoskeleton pellet in Howard Co., Maryland (6/14/2017). Photo by Anthony VanSchoor. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird on nest in Harford Co., Maryland (5/16/2015). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

A Eastern Kingbird in Howard Co., Maryland (6/14/2017). Photo by Anthony VanSchoor. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird in Washington Co., Maryland (5/14/2016). Photo by Linda Lewis. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird in Charles Co., Maryland (6/2/2019). Photo by Julie Simpson. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (5/21/2017). Photo by Dean Mahlstedt. (MBP list)

An Eastern Kingbird feeding fledged young in Wicomico Co., Maryland (6/25/1996). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)


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