Nashville Warbler (Oreothlypis ruficapilla)

A small songbird breeding in Southern Canada and migrating to Southern Mexico in Winter. This bird mainly eats insects but occasionally supplements the diet with berries and nectar. Prefers dense vegetation like shrubs.

How To Identify

Distinctive characteristics are the white ring grey head and yellow breast and body. They have a black, thin bill.

Where and When to Spot

I observed this species only in Tadoussac in Spring.

Photography

Photos of this species with information about where, when the photo has been taken; camera, lens used and camera settings.

  • Tadoussac

    Wednesday, May 23, 2018

    NIKON D500
    300.0 mm f/4.0

    Focal Length 420mm
    Shutter Speed 1/800s
    Aperture f5.6
    ISO 400

Taxonomy

Passeriformes
Parulidae
Oreothlypis ruficapilla

Locations