Data for:
World
List:

Passeriformes > Parulidae

Connecticut Warbler

Oporornis agilis

Sign in to see your badges

Identification

POWERED BY MERLIN

Large, skulky, and seldom-seen warbler. Typically found very low in dense tangles and thickets, where it walks along branches or on the ground. Breeds in boggy forest with spruce or tamarack. In migration, found where weedy fields meet a forest edge, especially with dense thickets, goldenrod, and jewelweed. A late spring migrant. Lemon-yellow below and olive-brown above with gray hood and complete white eyering. Female slightly duller than male. Immature has brownish hood, not gray. Similar to Mourning Warbler and immature Common Yellowthroat; look for complete white eyering, large size, long undertail coverts, and habit of walking rather than hopping.

POWERED BY MERLIN

Statistics

Sign in to see your stats

Weekly Bar Chart

Choose a region to view Weekly Bar Chart

Range Map

Large map

Media

Top video

View all

Learn more about Connecticut Warbler from…

All About Birds Your Online Guide To Birds And Bird Watching

Connecticut Warbler

Birds of the World

Birds of the World logo

Comprehensive life histories for all bird species and families.

Explore Connecticut Warbler