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About the Chestnut-sided Warbler

The Chestnut-sided Warbler breed in North America from the Great Lakes and southern Canada to the east coast. In winter they fly down to Central and South America as far south as Colombia.

In summer the male Chestnut-sided Warbler are strikingly colored. They have a dark gray back, white face, black eyestripes and chestnut flanks. They also have two light wing bars.

Details & Stats

Hatched Added to Birdorable on: 14 April 2009
Scientific Name Dendroica pensylvanica
  • Passeriformes
  • Parulidae
  • Dendroica
  • D. pensylvanica
Birdorable Family Warblers & Whatnots
Conservation Status Least Concern
  • Least Concern (LC)
  • Near Threatened (NT)
  • Vulnerable (VU)
  • Endangered (EN)
  • Critically Endangered (CR)
  • Extinct in the Wild (EW)
  • Extinct (EX)
Source: IUCN Red List
(as of 28 March 2017)
Range North America Central America Caribbean South America United States (West) United States (East)

International Names

  • Lesňáček žlutotemenný (Czech)
  • Brunsidet Sanger (Danish)
  • Roestflankzanger (Dutch)
  • Rusokylkikerttuli (Finnish)
  • Paruline à Flancs Marron (French)
  • Gelbscheitel-Waldsänger (German)
  • Dendroica Fianchicastani (Italian)
  • ワキチャアメリカムシクイ (Wakichaamerikamushikui) (Japanese)
  • Brunsideparula (Norwegian)
  • Lasówka Rdzawoboczna (Polish)
  • Желтошапочный лесной певун (Russian)
  • Chipe Pardo-blanco (Spanish)
  • Brunsidig Skogssångare (Swedish)

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