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Nashville warbler (male)
Vermivora ruficapilla

Size: 5 inches
Overall Color: gray and olive and yellow
Occurrence: open woods
Diet: insects
Nest: cup on ground near shrubs
Field Identification: gray head, olive, white eye ring, yellow below, wag tails
Season: summer

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Chordata (hollow nerve cord)
Subphylum: Vertebrata (backbone)
Class: Aves (Birds)
Order: passeriformes
Family: 78 Parulidae (wood warblers)
Genus: Vermivora
Species: ruficapilla

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