Hooded Warbler
Wilsonia citrina

credit: The Lilac Breasted Roller/CCSA

ADULT MALE Has mostly olive-green upperparts, although wings are subtly darker. Face is bright yellow and framed by black surrounding area from rear of crown, nape, and sides of neck to throat. Underparts are bright yellow and legs are pink. ADULT FEMALE Similar, but black elements of male's head pattern are much reduced in extent and intensity. IMMATURE Recalls adult female (with pale yellow face), but black elements of head pattern are entirely olive.

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