Definition of kingbird
: any of various American tyrant flycatchers (genus Tyrannus) that are gray above and white, gray, or yellow below
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A pair of Eastern kingbirds danced over the green trying to corral some large ground bees.
Populations are increasing for species whose preferred habitats are in sync with the changing conditions, such as Cassin's kingbird, a southwestern native now expanding its range as Colorado and Wyoming warm up.
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