Prairie Warbler

Other Names: none

Distribution: forests of the eastern United States, south through the Caribbean in winter.

Prairie Warbler distribution range map

Description:

Size: 10-11 cm in length with a 18-19 cm wingspan.

Plumage:  Both sexes are generally olive above and bright yellow below, with black spots and streaks along the sides. Males have chestnut streaks on the back. Females and juveniles have fewer streaks. The beak, legs, and eyes are all black.

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Prairie Warbler

Prairie Warbler

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
fruit
nut-pieces
sugar-water
Regions
alabama
alaska
arizona
arkansas
british columbia
california
colorado
connecticut
delaware
district of columbia
florida
georgia
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
nova scotia
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
utah
vermont
virginia
washington
west virginia
wisconsin
wyoming
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Grasslands
Marshes
Color
olive
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
wood warblers (New World) - parulidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species