Best Times/ Seasons
Spring to summer months.
The Leaden Flycatcher is found in tall and medium open forests, mainly in coastal areas, preferring drier habitats.
The Leaden Flycatcher feeds on insects caught while on the wing or gleaned from foliage. They feed in the mid-canopy, darting from tree to tree in pairs or alone.
The Leaden Flycatcher has small rictal bristles around their bills. These are modified feathers that act as sensors to help the bird capture flying insects.