Point Pelee National Park of Canada
Birds of Point Pelee National Park
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-Vermivora chrysoptera (Linnaeus)
Adult male: Top of head lemon yellow; rest of upper parts bluish grey; sides of head whitish with broad black patch from base of bill to ear coverts; middle and greater wing coverts yellow, producing a conspicuous yellow patch on the wing; outer three tail feathers on each side with much white toward tips; throat patch black; rest of under parts whitish becoming greyish on sides of breast, sides and flanks; bill blackish; eyes brownish.