Blackburnian warbler

Blackburnian warbler

[blak-bur-nee-uhn]
noun
a black-and-white North American wood warbler, Dendroica fusca, having an orange throat and an orange and black head.

Origin:
1775–85, Americanism; named after Mrs. Hugh Blackburn, 18th-century Englishwoman; see -ian

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blackburnian warbler

noun
black-and-white North American wood warbler having an orange-and-black head and throat [syn: Blackburn
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