Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea)

Order: Passeriformes
Family: Polioptilidae
Genus: Polioptila
Species: caerulea

Regional

This bird has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Kelseyville, California
Big Pine Key, Florida
Melbourne, Florida
Winter Springs, Florida
Coatesville, Indiana
Hebron, Kentucky
Conway, Missouri
Austin, Texas
Magnolia, Texas
Mc Kinney, Texas
Needville, Texas
Sterling, Virginia
Walkerton, Virginia
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Members' Notes:

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Positive

On May 30, 2009, Gardeninintx from Dallas, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

That's exactly what I saw this bird doing at the Heard Nature and Science Museum in McKinney TX. The blue was so striking, almost metallic blue when the sun hit it.

Positive

On Dec 29, 2008, dellrose from The Ozarks, MO (Zone 5b) wrote:

This is the quickest little bird and everytime I have seen it it was looking for insects along the edges of the Juniper trees(Red Cedar) .