Olive Warbler

Other Names: none

Distribution: mountainous areas of Mexico and Central America.

Description:

Size: 12-14 cm in length with a 20-24 cm wingspan, weighing 9-13 g.

Plumage: Generally gray above and white below, with dark wings and tail, and broad white wing bars. Males have a tawny orange head, nape, and breast and a broad black mask extending from the beak to behind the ear. Females have an olive-gray crown, nape, and ear patch, gray uppersides, yellowish eye stripe, throat, and upper breast, and a white underside. Juveniles and non-breeding adults are duller overall. The legs are gray and the beak and eyes are black.

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Olive Warbler

Olive Warbler

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
arizona
mexico
new mexico
texas
Tail Shape
notched-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Sounds
buzzing
Habitat
fir forest
oakpinewoodland
mountains
Forests
Color
orange
brown
gray
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
olive warbler - peucedramidae
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species