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Seiurus aurocapillus

Copyright by: Joe Montes de Oca, 2022.

A small bird measuring up to 6 inches in length. Olive-green above, white below with streaked spots, a white eyering, and an orange crown bordered by black stripes.
Breeds in northeastern North America and winters in Florida, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the West Indies.
Mature forests with little undergrowth.
3 to 6 white eggs, with brown spots, are laid in an oven-shaped nest placed on the ground.
This species feeds on insects.
Can be found in South Florida during the winter months.

Copyright by: Joe Montes de Oca, 2022.

Copyright by: Joe Montes de Oca, 2022.

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