Birds of North America
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 - Common Yellowthroat
 - Common Yellowthroat

Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas

Michael J. Guzy and Gary Ritchison
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 1999

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Common Yellowthroat. - Range Map
  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Common Yellowthroat.

This species breeds locally from northern portions of California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado south, and also winters in the eastern Caribbean. Map adapted from Godfrey 1986, Howell and Webb 1995, Dunn and Garrett 1997, and Raffaele et al. 1998. See text for details.

Recommended Citation

Guzy, M. J. and G. Ritchison (1999). Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.448
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