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Black-throated Gray Warbler (Setophaga nigrescens)
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Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)

General Description: Black-throated Gray Warblers (Setophaga nigrescens) are small, sexually monomorphic songbirds. They have a black-and-white patterned face with a yellow spot in front of the eye (yellow lores). They also have two white wingbars on a dark wing, and black streaks on white sides of the body.

Taxonomy: Passeriformes, Parulidae.

Favored Habitat: Mountains.

Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)

Where to Find: During migration, they can be found everywhere, but when you look for them, they are nowhere to be found; check Corn Creek and the Henderson BVP. These birds breed at higher elevations in places like Mt. Charleston and the Sheep Range.

Comments:

Taxonomy: Formerly Dendroica nigrescens.

Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens) If you were a tasty bug or a little caterpillar, this might be the last face you ever see!
Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens) Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)
Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens) Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)
Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens) Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)
Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens) Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)
Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens) Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)
Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens) Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens)
Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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