yellow rumped warbler

yellow-rumped warbler

[yel-oh-ruhmpt]
noun
a common North American wood warbler, Dendroica coronata, having yellow spots on the rump, crown, and sides, including a white-throated eastern subspecies (myrtle warbler) and a yellow-throated western subspecies (Audubon's warbler)

Origin:
1775–85, Americanism

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