Lanceolated Warbler

Other Names: none

Distribution: subarctic Russia in summer; southeast Asia in winter.

Description:

Size: 12-13 cm in length with a 13-16 cm wingspan.

Plumage: Adults of both sexes have a streaked brown back, whitish grey underparts, which have small lance-head like streaks that give the species its name and also found on the underside of the tail. Juveniles are yellower on the underside but otherwise identical. The legs are yellow and the eyes and beak are dark brown.

Species image
Lanceolated Warbler

Lanceolated Warbler

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
fruit
nut-pieces
sugar-water
Regions
alaska
california
Tail Shape
pointed-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Grasslands
Color
brown
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
warblers and gnatcatchers (old world) - sylviidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern