Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Myrtle warbler (female)

Setophaga coronata coronata


A small songbird. Females are brown above, streaked body, yellow flank patches. As a Myrtle warbler it is distinguished from Audubon's warbler by its white eye ring and throat.


Spotted on thick underbrush at a Park in Pensacola, Florida.


These birds are insectivorous, but will readily take wax-myrtle berries in winter, a habit which gives the species its name. Experienced birders recognize myrtle warblers with the naked eye by their flycatcher-like habit of making short flights from their perch in search of bugs. They form small flocks on migration or in winter.

No species ID suggestions

Pensacola, Florida, USA

Lat: 30.42, Long: -87.19

Spotted on Jan 27, 2019
Submitted on Feb 8, 2019

Spotted for mission

Related spottings

Yellow-rumped Warbler Townsend's Warbler Cape May Warbler american redstart

Nearby spottings

Pine warbler Cabbage palmetto Split gill Asian ladybeetle