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  1. Yellow warbler
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    • Uniformly yellow
    • Red streaks on breast of males
    • Black eye
    • Common
    • shrubby thickets and woods, particularly along watercourses and in wetland
    • tops of tall shrubs and small trees
  2. Common Yellowthroat
    • Common_Yellowthroat_s36-34-026_l_1Yellow below
    • Olive above
    • Broad black mask
    • Thin white line separates mask at top
    • Witchety, Witchety, Witchety song
    • Common
    • skulking low to the ground in dense thickets and fields
    • thick, low vegetation, ranging from marsh to grassland to open pine forest
    • most common warbler found in fields and edges
  3. Hooded warbler
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    • Small
    • Yellow face
    • Black bib connected to black hood
    • Underparts yellow
    • Back olive green
    • Hardwood forest with shrub understory
  4. Yellow breasted chat
    • YellowbreastedChat_RuhikantaMeetei.JPGMedium size
    • Gray head
    • Yellow breast and belly
    • Olive green back and wings
    • White eye ring
    • Nests on the ground, under bushy vegetation and small trees.
    • Insect feeder only
  5. Nashville warbler
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    • Medium size
    • Gray head
    • Yellow breast and belly
    • Olive green back and wings
    • White eye ring
    • Nests on the ground, under bushy vegetation and small trees.
    • Insect feeder only
  6. Tennessee warbler
    • Tennessee_Warbler_b57-13-365_l_1
    • plain appearance

    • Drably colored with few distinct field marks.
    • Back green.
    • Underparts whitish.
    • Crown and nape gray.
    • Thin white line over eyes
    • strident staccato song, surprisingly loud
    • spruce budworm, a favored food
  7. Black-throated Green Warbler
    • Small and compact with bold facial pattern
    • Bright yellow face
    • black throat
    • olive crown/nape
    • Two white-wing bars
    • Black streaks on flanks
    • Belly white
    • Olive ear patch
    • persistent song of "zoo-zee, zoo-zoo-zee"
    • Stays high
    • Coniferous and mixed forest
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  8. Yellow-rumped Warbler
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    • Gray upperparts with dark streaking
    • Black and yellow patch on sides of breast
    • Black mask with thin white eyebrow and eye crescent
    • Bright yellow crown and rump
    • outer tree canopies at middle heights
    • sometimes in flocks
  9. Black and White Warbler
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    • One of the earliest-arriving migrants
    • Deciduous forest and mixed forestĀ 
    • creeps along tree trunks and branches like a nimble nuthatch
    • boldly striped in black and white.
    • Their black wings are highlighted by two wide, white wing bars.
    • Adult males have more obvious black streaking, particularly on the underparts and the cheek.
    • slightly downcurved bill.
  10. Blackpoll Warbler
    • Blackpoll_Warbler_l07-53-021_l_1Common migrant in May starting second week and thru end of the month
    • Branches in the tops of taller trees.
    • Small songbird.
    • Breeding male with black cap,
    • white cheek,
    • black mustache stripe,
    • white throat.
    • White chest with thin black stripes down sides.
    • Two white wingbars.

Card Set Information

Author:
dermpath
ID:
330062
Filename:
Warblers
Updated:
2017-04-04 19:24:27
Tags:
warblers birds warbler
Folders:
Birding
Description:
Review of characteristic features
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