American redstart


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Noun1.American redstart - flycatching warbler of eastern North America the male having bright orange on sides and wings and tailAmerican redstart - flycatching warbler of eastern North America the male having bright orange on sides and wings and tail
flycatching warbler - any of numerous American wood warblers that feed on insects caught on the wing
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We estimated tree preferences each year for the four most abundant species that had at least 30 observations each year: Yellow-rumped Warbler, American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla), Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus), and Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula).
longirostre nymph was removed from an after-hatch year American redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) on May 18, 2005.
Other birds included a greater-sand plover in Lothian and an American redstart in County Cork.
Population fluctuations in a long-distance Neotropical migrant: demographic evidence for the importance of breeding season events in the American Redstart.
Because of his fierce red-orange hair, which he hated and threatened to dye, and did, on more than one occasion, leaving the half-look of his head strangely mottled, as if he had survived scarlet fever, which, in his embarrassment, he sometimes claimed he had, and because he spoke and acted with a certain insect abruptness yet showiness in spite of his childish size, more diminutive each year, and because Timothy is a grass, Tim the diminution, he's become an American Redstart, demonstrative at the tiptop of branches, che-wee, che-wee, che-wee.
Some species in the Parulidae family are among the brightest and most colorful birds found in the United States, such as the glowing yellow prothonotary warbler or the flashy, black-andorange American redstart.
Next, a gorgeous male American redstart joined in, and alongside it landed a northern parula.
A few species, including the American redstart, continued to dine exclusively on insects.
In Belize, American Redstart densities ranged similarly from 20 birds/10 ha in pine-oak savanna to 52/10 ha in cacao plantation (S.

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