Thank you to all: Allen and those who emailed me privately. I had been leaning in that direction but wanted to be sure.
Red-breasted Nuthatches and Juncos are still visiting my feeders.
On Wed, Mar 31, 2021 at 4:11 PM Allen Chartier <amazilia3...> wrote:
> Before looking at the photos, the description sounded pretty good for > Golden-crowned Kinglet, and indeed that is what the bird in the photos is. > They are cold-hardy despite being insectivores, with some overwintering in > much of Michigan's Lower Peninsula. So the description of its death is a > bit odd. > > Allen T. Chartier > Inkster, Michigan > Email: <amazilia3...> > Photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mihummingbirdguy/collections/ > Website/Blog: http://mihummingbirdguy.blogspot.com/ > > > > On Wed, Mar 31, 2021 at 4:07 PM Jack Smiley <jackrsmiley...> wrote: > >> Any thoughts on this? >> >> >> ---------- Forwarded message --------- >> From: Jan BenDor <jan...> >> Date: Wed, Mar 31, 2021 at 2:54 PM >> Subject: Fwd: Bird >> To: Jack Smiley <jackrsmiley...> >> >> >> My phone sent this before I had a chance to create the email. I saw this >> bird drop from a tree, move briefly on the ground, and then, sadly, it >> died. The closest I can come to an ID on the Cornell web site is a golden >> winged warbler, but this bird had no gold patch on the wings, only a half >> patch on its head. There is some faint yellow on the back as on a golden >> wing female. Very curious. Could it be one of the hybrids between the >> golden and the blue winged warblers? >> --Jan >> >> -- >> Birders is a service of the Great Lakes Commission. Visit us at >> www.glc.org >> --- >> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups >> "Birders" group. >> To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an >> email to birders+<unsubscribe...> >> To view this discussion on the web visit >> https://groups.google.com/a/great-lakes.net/d/msgid/birders/CAJpB0PVie-9R15s_b81FiLYWiKOFhugEb10Y6kG%<3DK7mFy6yM9Q...> >> <https://groups.google.com/a/great-lakes.net/d/msgid/birders/CAJpB0PVie-9R15s_b81FiLYWiKOFhugEb10Y6kG%<3DK7mFy6yM9Q...>?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer> >> . >> >