Belding's Yellowthroat (Geothlypis beldingi) - HBW 15, p. 771
French: Paruline de Belding
Spanish: Mascarita de Belding
Other common names: Peninsular Yellowthroat
Taxonomy: Geothlypis beldingi Ridgway, 1882, San José del Cabo, Baja California, Mexico.
Forms a superspecies with G. trichas and G. rostrata, presumably also including G. flavovelata; the four have sometimes been regarded as conspecific. Variation in coloration considered clinal by some authors, who prefer to treat species as monotypic. Two subspecies currently recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- goldmani Oberholser, 1917 - C Baja California, in NW Mexico.
- beldingi Ridgway, 1882 - S Baja California.
- Critically Endangered Enlarge map
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