Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Parulidae (New World Warblers)  
Genus: Parkesia (2 species, 2 worldwide)

Louisiana Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush (Parkesia motacilla)
Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States  
Photograph by Kelly Colgan Azar     Copyright and usage info

Migratory. Whiter, best seen in the brow, vs. more common Northern Waterthrush.

Northern Waterthrush
Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis)
Pereira, Colombia  

Migratory. Yellower then the less common Louisiana Waterthrush, and without a pure-white brow.

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