Yellow-rumped Warbler

Setophaga coronata
Yellow-rumped Warbler specimens on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Abundant migrant in forested and brushy habitats from early April to mid-May and from early October to mid-November. Also common in winter on floodplains and in brushy areas. The female is browner on the head, back, and breast.

Specimen Information

The lower bird in front is male in breeding plumage; the bird in back could be female or male in winter plumage.