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Checklist S44703847

 
Location
Bill Baggs Cape Florida SP, Miami-Dade County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:50 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
6 hour(s), 50 minute(s)
Distance:
5.1 mile(s)
Observers:
Robin Diaz , miriam avello List
Comments:
Checking many parts of the park, especially fruiting Strangler Figs. Nature Trail was not covered. Shane joined us for afternoon. Photos show the importance of native plants and trees used in stopover locations for migrants. 18 warbler species.
Species
51 species total
1
Eurasian Collared-Dove
14
Common Ground-Dove
1
Mourning Dove
45
Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Almost every bird seen in or near a Strangler Fig and eating a large white caterpillar. Highest count for me at this park by about 3 birds. Birds counted carefully and individually.

1
Common Nighthawk
2
Laughing Gull
3
Royal Tern
4
Magnificent Frigatebird
1
Anhinga
34
Brown Pelican
1
Green Heron
14
White Ibis
1
Turkey Vulture
2
Broad-winged Hawk

immatures, both with wing molt

3
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Merlin
3
Blue-crowned Parakeet

Seen near entrance to park; medium-sized Aratinga-type parakeets with dusky blue forehead, green body and dark reddish undertail coverts

8
Gray Kingbird
1
Red-eyed Vireo

Youth Camp Area; creamy underparts; olive green upperparts; no malar stripes

1
Black-whiskered Vireo

© Robin Diaz

Behaviors:
song
Age:
Unknown
Sex:
Sex Unknown
Playback:
Not used
3
Blue Jay
6
Fish Crow
1
Barn Swallow
1
Wood Thrush

Surprise bird after watching warblers all day; Area A

75
Gray Catbird

Birds active and singing, especially around fruiting trees.

1
Northern Mockingbird
5
Boat-tailed Grackle
8
Ovenbird
7
Worm-eating Warbler
2
Northern Waterthrush
1
Blue-winged Warbler

Area A; female or young male. Deep, bright yellow underparts; 2 white wing bars (lower one was wider than top one); white undertail coverts and dark tip of undertail seen; blackish eye line distinct but fainter than male. Photo didn't turn out and bird not relocated.

12
Black-and-white Warbler

1 singing in Area B

1
Prothonotary Warbler

seemed to be female

1
Tennessee Warbler

best looks by M. and S.

27
Common Yellowthroat
9
American Redstart
80
Cape May Warbler
8
Northern Parula
1
Magnolia Warbler
1
Yellow Warbler

male with bright red bilateral streaks

11
Blackpoll Warbler
20
Black-throated Blue Warbler
32
Palm Warbler (Western)
2
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)

Youth Camp Area; surprised to have species so late but M. saw one in Cuba 2 days prior.

19
Prairie Warbler
2
Summer Tanager

both SY males in varying stages of transition

© Robin Diaz

© Robin Diaz

1
Scarlet Tanager

male

© Robin Diaz

© Robin Diaz

52
Northern Cardinal
2
Rose-breasted Grosbeak

males

© Robin Diaz

© Robin Diaz

5
Indigo Bunting
6
Painted Bunting

1 male whisper singing

 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes