Black-throated Green Warbler

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Black-throated Green Warbler

Setophaga virens
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Parulidae
Basic Description

An abundant breeder of the northeastern coniferous forests, the Black-throated Green Warbler is easy to recognize by sight and sound. Its dark black bib and bright yellow face are unique amongst Eastern birds, and its persistent song of "zoo-zee, zoo-zoo-zee" is easy to remember.

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Other Names
  • Reinita Dorsiverde (Spanish)
  • Paruline à gorge noire (French)
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