New World warblers

(Parulidae)

Class Aves Order Passeriformes Suborder Passeri (Oscines) Family Parulidae

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Small- to medium-sized songbirds with nine primaries (outer flight feathers); very fine, thin bills; and often with colorful plumage

Size

Number of genera, species

About 28 genera; 126 species

Habitat

Varies among species from heavily wooded deciduous and coniferous forests, marshes, and swamps to semi-open shrubby areas

Conservation status

Critically Endangered: 3 species; Endangered: 5 species; Vulnerable: 6 species; Near Threatened: 7 species

Distribution

North, Central, and South America, and the West Indies

Distribution

North, Central, and South America, and the West Indies

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