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Gray-throated Warbler Myiothlypis cinereicollis

  • © Luis UrueƱa

Gray-throated Warbler is a rare songbird of the northern Andes.  Found only in a narrow strip of mountains in northern Colombia and western Venezuela, the species prefers lower levels of humid forest between 800 and 2100 meters in elevation.  It is olive above and yellow below with a gray head, throat, and chest marked with a yellow crown stripe bordered in black.  The Gray-throated Warbler is considered to be "near threatened" by the IUCN Red List due to deforestation of its Andean forest habitat for conversion to agriculture.

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© Kathi Borgmann

  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding

Recommended Citation

Gray-throated Warbler (Myiothlypis cinereicollis), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: