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Kentucky Warbler

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Kentucky WarblerGeothlypis formosa
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Parulidae

Basic Description

A bird of the deciduous forests of the southeastern United States, the Kentucky Warbler's loud song can be heard far more frequently than the brightly-colored bird can be seen. It stays near the ground and the lower levels of the forest, and nests on the ground.

More ID Info
image of range map for Kentucky WarblerRange map provided by Birds of the WorldExplore Maps

Other Names

  • Reinita de Kentucky (Spanish)
  • Paruline du Kentucky (French)
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