New World Warblers (Parulidae)

Vitelline Warbler (Dendroica vitellina) - HBW 15, p. 758

French: Paruline des Caïmans German: Dotterwaldsänger Spanish: Reinita de las Caimán

Taxonomy: Dendroica vitellina Cory, 1886, Grand Cayman Island.
Forms a superspecies with D. discolor; sometimes regarded as conspecific, although such treatment not supported by recent phylogenetic study. Three subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • nelsoni Bangs, 1919 - Swan Is (N of Honduras), in W Caribbean.
  • vitellina Cory, 1886 - Grand Cayman I.
  • crawfordi Nicoll, 1904 - Little Cayman I and Cayman Brac.

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