Magnolia Warbler — Setophaga magnolia

Order Passeriformes
Family Parulidae
Genus Setophaga
Species magnolia
The Magnolia Warbler is bright yellow beneath with heavy black streaks. It has white wing and tail patches. It is sometimes seen in the lower forest area in small trees or shrubs. It nests in the northern United States or Canada and also in the mountains of Virginia. It is a common mid to late spring migrant.

Birds of the Arboretum

Blue Jay

Blue Jay
Photo by Benjamin Shirkey

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Photo by Marshall Faintich

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Blue-winged Warbler
Photo by Marshall Faintich

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Brown Thrasher
Photo by David L. Walton