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Yellow warbler (female)
Dendroica petechia

Size: 5 inches
Overall Color: yellow and olive
Occurrence: wet shrubby areas
Diet: insects
Nest: cup in shrub or small tree
Field Identification: mostly yellow with reddish streaks on breast
Season: summer

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

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