Orange-crowned Warbler

Warblers

Orange-crowned Warbler

Leiothlypis celata

Summer

Warblers

Orange-crowned Warbler

Daniel Fitzgerald

Orange-crowned Warbler

Daniel Fitzgerald

Found in open, brushy woodlands and second-growth habitats; also frequents dense chaparral and riparian tickets.


A grayish-green or olive-green warbler with faint, dusky streaking on breast, dark eye line, no wing bars, and yellowish undertail coverts.


Nests on the ground or sometimes in shrubs. Nest is a cup-shaped structure built from grasses, leaves, bark strips, and plant down. Feeds mostly on insects; however, berries and fruits may also be included in the diet.

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