Utah Bird Profile
Black-throated Gray Warbler - Dendroica nigrescens

Name Roots: (Gr. dendron, "a tree"; oicos, "inhabit" - L. nigrescens, "becoming black")

In Utah:   
characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a conifer or in a deciduous tree at a height of 5-50 (1-50) feet, in a cup nest. This species is a rare cowbird host. This species is an insectivore: lower-canopy gleaner.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in pinyon-juniper and mountain shrub habitats.

by Kendall Brown

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