Missouri is also equidistant from the Canadian border and the Gulf coast, so that we have such nesting birds as Swainson’s Warbler and Painted Bunting in the southernmost counties, and Mississippi Kite more widely, while winter visitors like Northern Shrike, Rough-legged Hawk, and Glaucous Gull are regular in the more northerly parts. Several rare or unusual species are known to nest here, and many other species are abundant during the spring and fall migration seasons. Head brown-grey with white eye ring, orange-red throat, and grey on sides of upper breast. Family: Sturnidae -Starlings, Mynas, Oxpeckers European Starling - Sturnus vulgaris Tennessee warbler. With its quiet calls and dense coniferous forest habitat, this nuthatch may be overlooked until it wanders down a tree toward the ground. Bay-breasted warbler (song) song. Bay-breasted Warbler - Dendroica castanea Cerulean Warbler - Dendroica cerulea Yellow-rumped Warbler - Dendroica coronata ... Red-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta canadensis White-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta carolinensis. The wings are black with white patches above and red, white, black below. Other warblers. Like all songbirds, or passerines, the species is classified in the order Passeriformes. Gray tail is long and square tipped. Blackburnian warbler. Worm-eating warbler. Red-faced Warbler: Medium-sized warbler with gray upperparts, white nape and rump, and paler gray underparts. Discovered in ache stands, mangroves and thick areas rather than plains. Wrentit. Eats mostly spiders and insects which it finds in tree branches. Red-breasted Flycatcher: Small, warbler-sized flycatcher. Swainson's warbler. It often shows little fear of humans, and may come very close to a person standing quietly in a conifer grove. Head, neck, and underparts are vibrant yellow and the undertail coverts are white. Crown possesses a yellow-green cap, yellow face, and also sinister eye, cheek red stripes. Forehead, throat, and upper breast are bright red. Red-faced warbler. This is a characteristic warbler of spruce forest in eastern Canada in summer. Rest of upperparts are plain brown. Rose-breasted Grosbeak: Large finch, black head, back, bright red breast, and white rump, sides, belly. Magnolia Warbler The only eastern warbler that nests in tree hollows. American redstart. The Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea) is a small species of songbird in the New World warbler family, Parulidae.It is one of thirty-four species in the diverse genus Setophaga. Birds at Big Morongo Canyon Preserve and adjacent Covington Park. Yellow-breasted … Its numbers vary from year to year, and are likely to increase quickly during population explosions of the spruce budworm or other forest pests. Underparts white and pale brown. Once called the Golden Swamp Warbler. Blackpoll warbler. Prothonotary Warbler: Medium-sized warbler with olive-green back and blue-gray wings and tail. Virginia's warbler. 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