Audubon's warbler

noun
variants: or less commonly Audubon warbler

Definition of Audubon's warbler

:a yellow-rumped warbler of a subspecies (Dendroica coronata auduboni) found in western North America and distinguished from the related myrtle warbler by its bright yellow throat patch
  • The birds come in two forms, the western variety, also called Audubon's warbler, and the eastern, known as the myrtle warbler, which looks a bit different but can sometimes be seen in the west.
  • —Pat BrennanOrange County Register20 Oct. 2005

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