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Yellow-rumped warbler (Myrtle) (male)
Dendroica coronata


Size: 5.5 inches
Overall Color: gray and white and yellow
Occurrence: coniferous or mixed forest
Diet: insects, berries
Nest: cup in conifer
Field Identification: white eye brow, black mask, white throat, yellow patch on head and side, yellow rump
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: coronata

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