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American Yellow Warbler  - Setophaga petechia

American Yellow Warbler - Setophaga petechia

A small bird breeding in the Montreal area migrating South to Central America and North of South-America in Autumn. The American Yellow Warbler prefered habitat is vegetation along rivers. Eats mostly insects.

Common Names

How to Identify

All yellow with olive wings. Males have red stripes along the breast.

Where & When to Spot

I see them from May to August in all parks around Montreal. Usually up in the upper branches of leaf trees.

American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

park-de-la-frayere - July 07, 2019

NIKON D500; 300.0 mm f/4.0; Focal Length 420mm; Exposure 1/1250; Aperture f5.6; Iso 2200;
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American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

park-de-la-frayere - June 10, 2017

NIKON D500; TAMRON SP AF 150-600mm F5-6.3 VC USD A011N; Focal Length 550mm; Exposure 1/640; Aperture f6.3; Iso 180;
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American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

park-de-la-frayere - June 10, 2017

NIKON D500; TAMRON SP AF 150-600mm F5-6.3 VC USD A011N; Focal Length 600mm; Exposure 1/640; Aperture f6.3; Iso 220;
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American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

American Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)

Park Pointe aux Prairies - May 13, 2017

NIKON D500; TAMRON SP AF 150-600mm F5-6.3 VC USD A011N; Focal Length 600mm; Exposure 1/640; Aperture f6.3; Iso 100;
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