Magnolia Warbler (Dendroica magnolia) - HBW 15, p. 746
French: Paruline à tête cendrée
Spanish: Reinita de Magnolia
Taxonomy: Sylvia magnolia A. Wilson, 1811, not far from Fort Adams, on the Mississippi River, USA.
Relationship with other members of genus uncertain. Has hybridized with D. coronata. Monotypic.
Distribution: Breeds from Canada (from C Northwest Territories, E British Columbia and C Alberta E to Newfoundland) S in USA to C Minnesota, C Wisconsin and New England, and S in Appalachians to West Virginia. Migrates to region from S Mexico S to Nicaragua and, in smaller numbers, to C Panama and Caribbean.
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VideosSee all 11 videos
A male magnolia warbler singing on territory in the Maine boreal forest. © 2011 Garth McElroy Locality Maine, USA (United States)
wildbirdvideos 2 June 2011 2 years ago 42 sec 4.8
Magnolia Warbler male singing on territory in Maine Boreal forest in June. ©JimZipp.com 2011 Locality Maine, USA (United States)
wildbirdvideos 5 June 2011 2 years ago 45 sec 4.6
A male taking a bath Locality High Island, Galveston County, Texas, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Bill Wayman 31 March 2006 5 years ago 29 sec 4.6
An adult male in a tree, feeding Locality Point Pelee National Park, Leamington, Ontario, Canada (Monotypic species)
Don DesJardin 30 April 2005 6 years ago 17 sec 4.4
A close view of a male bathing Locality High Island, Galveston County, Texas, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Bill Wayman 31 March 2006 5 years ago 18 sec 4.4
A male jumping from branch to branch, feeding Locality Point Pelee National Park, Leamington, Ontario, Canada (Monotypic species)
Don DesJardin 30 April 2005 6 years ago 21 sec 4.2
PhotosSee all 22 photos
First year bird
Locality Cape May, Cape May County, New Jersey, USA (United States)
Kees Scharringa 5 October 2012 1 year ago 4.5
A Magnolia Warbler standing on a branch.
Locality Ohio, USA (United States)
Michel Lamarche 14 May 2010 3 years ago 4.5
On a branch
Locality Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area, Quebec, Canada
Guy Poisson 25 May 2011 2 years ago 4.4
Foraging in the blossoms.
Locality Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (Monotypic species)
Ken Simonite 26 May 2013 33 weeks ago 4.4
Juvenile in the hand of a licensed bander.
Locality Holiday Beach, Essex County, Ontario, Canada
Miriam Bauman 15 September 2012 1 year ago 4
Adult male on migration north. Showing off its plumage
Locality Tabasco State, Mexico (Southern)
rchavezdm 17 May 2012 38 weeks ago 3.9