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Common yellowthroat (male)

Geothlypis trichas

Description:

The common yellowthroat is a small warbler. Males have a distinctive black mask, which is bordered above with a white band. Yellow underparts.

Habitat:

Spotted at the Green River Natural Resources Area in Kent, Washington. Found in an area with lots of low lying dense vegetation.

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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 a week ago

Thank you very much Watson5 for the kind words. There was a nest nearby and he and a female didn't travel very far. So I just waited until I had opportunity to take a picture. It took a while and was rather difficult. I'll post a picture of the female soon.

Watson5
Watson5 a week ago

What a great picture of this beautiful bird. I'm amazed it held still long enough for you to get these shots. Thanks for sharing this one!

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Kent, Washington, USA

Spotted on May 17, 2020
Submitted on May 18, 2020

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