Hermit Warbler

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Hermit Warbler

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

A denizen of tall western coniferous forests, the Hermit Warbler is restricted to California, Oregon, and Washington. Because it lives in the tops of some of the tallest trees on the planet, it is more easily heard than seen.

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Other Names
  • Reinita Cabecigualda (Spanish)
  • Paruline à tête jaune (French)
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