Birds Seen Feeding Among the Foilage
and Terminal Twigs of Trees

Common Name Scientific Name Look For These Markings Size
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythrophthalmus Uniform brown above, gray below; long broad tail 11 3/4"
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray above, whitish below; narrow white eye ring; long black and white tail
flipped up
4 1/2"
Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa Orange crown edged with black; greenish back 4"
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus Gray cap; olive back; black bordered white eyebrow stripe; red iris 6"
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula Concealed red patch on crown; greenish back 4 1/4"
Solitary Vireo Vireo solitarius Blue-gray head; olive back; white throat; two white wing bars; white eye ring 5-6"
Warbling Vireo Vireo gilvus Whitish breast; no wing bars; no eyebrow stripe 5"
White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus Yellow eye ring; whitish throat; two wing bars; white eyes; yellowish sides 5"
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia Yellow below; green back; yellow crown; brown strips; on sides 5"
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus Brown back; white breast; rufous in wings; large white spots at tip of black tail feather; slightly curved bill 11-13"
Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons Bright yellow throat; yellow eye ring; white wing bars 5"
(1) Nearly all the Warblers except the Pine and the grounds warblers can be seen feeding among the foliage
(2) Flycatchers can be seen feeding among the foliage.



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