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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.

Common Names

  • Nashville Warbler (en)
  • Reinita de Nashville (es)
  • Paruline à joues grises (fr)
  • Rubinfleck-Waldsänger (de)


  • Passeriformes
  • Parulidae
  • Oreothlypis ruficapilla

Where & When to Spot

I observed this species only in Tadoussac in Spring.

How to Identify

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


Nashville Warbler (Oreothlypis ruficapilla)

Nashville Warbler (Oreothlypis ruficapilla)

Tadoussac - 2018-05-23

NIKON D500; 300mm f/4.0; Focal Length 420mm; Exposure 1/800; Aperture f5.6; Iso 400;

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