Bay-breasted Warbler

Other Names: none

Distribution: eastern Canada in summer; Venezuela and Panama in winter.

Description:

Size: 14 cm in length.

Plumage: Males have a chestnut cap, throat, and sides, black face, and a conspicuous pale buff patch on the side of the neck. The uppersides are streaked with white. Females and juveniles are olive above, with two white wing bars, buff undertail coverts and flanks, and sometimes a trace of rust color on the flanks. The legs, beak, and eyes are black.

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Bay-breasted Warbler

Bay-breasted Warbler

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
fruit
nut-pieces
sugar-water
Regions
alabama
alberta
arizona
arkansas
british columbia
california
colorado
connecticut
delaware
district of columbia
florida
georgia
idaho
illinois
indiana
iowa
kansas
kentucky
labrador
louisiana
maine
manitoba
maryland
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
minnesota
mississippi
missouri
montana
nebraska
nevada
new brunswick
new foundland
new hampshire
new jersey
new mexico
new york
north carolina
north dakota
northwest territories
nova scotia
nunavut
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
oregon
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
utah
vermont
virginia
washington
west virginia
wisconsin
wyoming
yukon
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
buff
gray
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
wood warblers (New World) - parulidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern