Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora cyanoptera Olson and Reveal, 2009    Synonyms: Blue-winged Yellow Warbler, BWWA.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Aves   >   Order Passeriformes   >   Family Parulidae   >   Genus Vermivora   

Status:

A summer resident in Maryland.

Where to find:

Blue-winged Warblers in Maryland nest in moist, brushy, cutover forests (Stewart and Robbins, 1958).

Relationships:

Where their ranges overlap, the Blue-winged Warbler hybridizes with the closely related species, Golden-winged Warbler. Resulting hybrids are Brewster's Warbler and Lawrence's Warbler.

There are 176 records in the project database.

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A Blue-winged Warbler in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/18/2012). Photo by Frode Jacobsen. (MBP list)

A Blue-winged Warbler in Harford Co., Maryland (5/4/2012). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

Blue-winged Warbler in Carroll Co., Maryland (6/13/2014). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

A Blue-winged Warbler in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/13/2017). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

A Blue-winged Warbler in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (9/3/2017). Photo by Daniel Irons. (MBP list)

Blue-winged Warbler in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/12/2020). (c) Frode Jacobsen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Frode Jacobsen. (MBP list)

A Blue-winged Warbler in Cecil Co., Maryland (8/30/2018). This bird shows traits of hybridization with Golden-winged Warbler. Notice the yellow wing bars. Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

A Blue-winged Warbler in Harford Co., Maryland (9/7/2014). Photo by Matthew Addicks. (MBP list)

Blue-winged Warbler in Frederick Co., Maryland (5/14/2022). (c) Emilio Concari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)

Blue-winged Warbler in Frederick Co., Maryland (5/14/2022). (c) Emilio Concari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)

A Blue-winged Warbler in Garrett Co., Maryland (5/3/2018). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

A Blue-winged Warbler in Kent Co., Maryland (9/15/2017). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

Sonogram of a Blue-winged Warbler in Howard Co., Maryland (5/2/2014). Photo by David Cummings. (MBP list)

Blue-winged Warbler banded in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (7/21/2021). (c) Jonathan Irons, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jonathan Irons. (MBP list)

Sonogram of a Blue-winged Warbler in Howard Co., Maryland (5/2/2014). Photo by David Cummings. (MBP list)


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