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MacGillivray's Warbler (Geothlypis tolmiei)
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MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei)

General Description: MacGillivray's Warblers (Geothlypis tolmiei) are sexually dimorphic songbirds. Adult males are yellow-green overall with a dark gray hood, a black chin, and a broken white eye ring. Females are a dull version of the male and lack the black throat patch.

Taxonomy: Passeriformes, Parulidae. Formerly Oporornis tolmiei.

Favored Habitat: Brushy thickets.

MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei)

Where to Find: Don't expect to see these warblers anywhere, but Corn Creek is a good place to find them during migration. They mostly breed in the mountains and areas north of Las Vegas.

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MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei)

If you were a tasty bug or a little caterpillar, this might be the last face you ever see!

MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei) MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei)
MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei) MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei)
MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei) MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei)

Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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