Yellow-throated Warbler Identification

The Four Keys to ID

  • Size & Shape

    Yellow-throated Warblers are small, well-proportioned birds with sharp and pointed bills. Compared to other warblers, they are a bit more heavy-bodied with a longer and thicker bill. From below, note the blunt, only slightly notched tail.

    Relative Size

    Slightly larger than a Brown Creeper, smaller than a Tufted Titmouse.

    Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
    Measurements
    • Both Sexes
      • Length: 5.1-5.5 in (13-14 cm)
      • Weight: 0.3-0.4 oz (9-11 g)
      • Wingspan: 8.3 in (21 cm)