: a genus of brightly colored North American warblers (family Parulidae) including the Blackburnian, yellow, and magnolia warblers

Word History


New Latin, from dendr- + -oica (from Greek oikos house, dwelling place)

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“Dendroica.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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