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Northern Parula Parula americana


TAXONOMY:

MORPHOLOGY:

FOOD: eats insects.

MATING SYSTEM: monogamous.

BREEDING SYSTEM:

MIGRATION STATUS IN WISCONSIN:
The Northern parula is a short-distance/neotropical migrant.

NESTS FOUND AT LAND O' LAKES SITE:
There was one nest found at the Land O' Lakes site, but it was abandoned.

REFERENCES:
Baicicich, P.J. and Harrison, C.J.O. 1997. A Guide to the Nests, Eggs, and Nestlings of North American Birds, 2nd edition. Academic Press: San Diego.

Stokes, D.W. and Stokes, L.Q. 1996. Field Guide to Birds: Eastern Region. Little, Brown and Co.: Boston.

Last Updated: March 27, 2005

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