A few New Mexico birds: with obvious yellow plumage


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Western Tanager, Piranga ludoviciana

Passeriformes, Cardinalidae: Western Tanager, Piranga ludoviciana

Lesser Goldfinch, Spinus psaltria, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Fringillidae: Lesser Goldfinch (Spinus psaltria)

Female Red Crossbill, Loxia curvirostra, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Fringillidae: Red Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra) (female shown)

Yellow-Breasted Chat, Icteria virens, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Icteriidae: Yellow-Breasted Chat (Icteria virens)

Female Bullock's oriole, Icterus bullockii, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Icteriidae: Bullock's Oriole (Icterus bullockii) (female shown)

Western meadowlark, Sturnella neglecta, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Icteriidae: Western Meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta

Yellow-Headed Blackbird, Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Icteriidae: Yellow-Headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus)

Wilson's Warbler, Cardellina pusilla, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Wilson's Warbler, Cardellina pusilla

MacGillivray's Warbler,  Geothlypis tolmiei, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: MacGillivray's Warbler,  Geothlypis tolmiei

Orange-Crowned Warbler,  Leiothlypis celata, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Orange-Crowned Warbler,  Leiothlypis celata

Virginia's Warbler,  Leiothlypis virginiae, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Virginia's Warbler,  Leiothlypis virginiae

Yellow-Rumped Warbler, Setophaga coronata, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Yellow-Rumped Warbler, Setophaga coronata

Grace's Warbler, Setophaga  graciae, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Grace's Warbler, Setophaga


American Yellow Warbler, Setophaga petechia, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: American Yellow Warbler, Setophaga petechia

Townsend's Warbler, Setophaga townsendi, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Townsend's Warbler, Setophaga townsendi

Green-Tailed Towhee, Pipilo chlorurus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Green-Tailed Towhee (Pipilo chlorurus) (transitional immature/adult shown)

Ash-Throated Flycatcher, Myiarchus cinerascens, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Ash-Throated Flycatcher (Myiarchus cinerascens)

Western Kingbird, Tyrannus verticalis, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Western Kingbird (Tyrannus verticalis)

Cassin's Kingbird, Tyrranus vociferans, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Cassin's Kingbird (Tyrranus vociferans)