Merlin

Virginia's Warbler Identification

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  • Size & Shape

    Virginia's Warblers are small birds with thin, pointy bills. The tail is long and relatively thin compared to many other warblers.

    Relative Size

    Larger than a Ruby-crowned Kinglet, smaller than a Plumbeous Vireo.

    Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
    Measurements
    • Male
      • Length: 4.1-4.7 in (10.4-12 cm)
      • Weight: 0.2-0.3 oz (6.5-10 g)
      • Wingspan: 7.5 in (19 cm)
    • Female
      • Length: 4.0-4.7 in (10.1-12 cm)
      • Weight: 0.2-0.4 oz (6-10.5 g)