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Black-throated Blue Warbler
Adult male unmistakeable; dark blue with black face and black on sides with white belly.
Breeds in northeastern North America from western Ontario and northern Michigan east to eastern Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia south to Pennsylvania; also along the Appalachians south to northern Georgia.
Formerly placed in genus Dendroica.
Contains two subspecies:
Nearly always found in shady understory of deciduous and mixed woodlands. In migration can be found in most woodlands.
Nests in shrubs and small trees.
Diet mostly insectivorous but will eat seeds and other vegetable matter in the winter.
Song: Buzzy and rising at the end, zeeer-zeeer-zeeeeee.
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