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yel·low·throat

 (yĕl′ō-thrōt′)
n.
Any of several small warblers of the genus Geothlypis of the Americas, especially G. trichas, having a brownish back, yellow throat, and, in the male, a black facial mask.

yellowthroat

(ˈjɛləʊˌθrəʊt)
n
(Animals) a type of warbler of the genus Geothlypis having a yellow throat and found in the Americas

yel•low•throat

(ˈyɛl oʊˌθroʊt)

n.
any of various New World wood warblers of the genus Geothlypis, typically nesting in dense undergrowth, esp. the common North American species G. trichas, with a yellow throat and breast, and, in the male, a black mask.
[1695–1705]
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Noun1.yellowthroat - small olive-colored American warblers with yellow breast and throatyellowthroat - small olive-colored American warblers with yellow breast and throat
New World warbler, wood warbler - small bright-colored American songbird with a weak unmusical song
genus Geothlypis, Geothlypis - yellowthroats
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Between 1991 and 2002, Brush (2005) found a population of five or more territories of Common Yellowthroats during the breeding season at Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge (26[degrees] 04'24"N, 98[degrees] 08'58"W, 23-40 m elevation; hereafter, Santa Ana NWR) and smaller numbers at other locations in Hidalgo County, Texas.
supra note 44, at 156-57 (examining how a scientist's personal values or the influence of interest groups may threaten the objectivity of science by extrapolating from the cases of Wisconsin's yellowthroats and the snail darter).
American goldfinches, red-winged blackbirds, common yellowthroats (Geothlypis trichas), and bobolinks (Dolichonyx oryzivorus) were more abundant (all P < 0.
At the Dead Creek Bird Observatory, where Claire does the banding, volunteers see 30 to 40 different species of birds over 10 weeks during the summer, including song sparrows, yellow warblers, cedar waxwings, gray catbirds, American goldfinches, and common yellowthroats.
Indigo buntings, yellowthroats, black-and-white warblers, give me a kick, as does the boar bear's hibernation site under a knob on the ridge facing my house, about halfway between where the ravens nest and the coyotes den.
Though breeding was suspected in the Ballona area (location unknown) on 17 July 1995 (copulation observed, LACBBA), it was not confirmed until 2004 when a juvenile was observed being fed by Common Yellowthroats at BFM on 04 July (DSC).
Others: American redstarts (eastern half of the country and upper Midwest), common yellowthroats (throughout the United States) and yellow-rumped warblers (throughout most of the country except in areas of the Midwest)
Clay-colored Sparrows (Spizella pallida) and Common Yellowthroats (Geothlypis trichas) were most abundant >8 yr postfire.
Cedar bogs support high breeding bird densities (425 to 554 pairs per 100 acres or 40 ha) of species such as ovenbirds (Seiurus aurocapillus), yellowthroats (Geothlypus trichas), and prairie, prothonotary, and hooded warblers (Dendroica discolor, Protonotaria citrea, and Wilsonia citrna, respectively).
A porcupine walked up the middle of the road as I stood listening to a grouse drum, and to yellowthroats, ovenbirds, a Nashville warbler and a winter wren the longest song in the woods).
We expected the abundances of yellow warblers (Setophaga petechia), common yellowthroats (Geothlypis trichas), and song sparrows (Melospiza melodia) to respond in a positive linear fashion to L.