Definition of Northern parula
1. Noun. Small grey-blue wood warbler with yellow throat and breast; of eastern North America.
Generic synonyms: New World Warbler, Wood Warbler
Group relationships: Genus Parula, Parula
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Northern Parula
Literary usage of Northern parula
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1. The Ottawa Naturalist by Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club (1904)
"On Sept 6th, the wood thrush, whip-poor-will and wood pewee were noted for the last time, a flock of northern Parula warblers appeared, and a Phila delphia ..."
2. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1920)
"The species of more southern or general distribution are the Black-and-White, Worm-eating, Yellow, Hooded and northern parula Warblers, the Northern Yellow- ..."
3. The Wilson Bulletin by Wilson Ornithological Club, Nebraska Ornithologists' Union, Wilson Ornithological Society (1900)
"The Parula Warbler is the southern form, occur- ing in the south Atlantic and Gulf states, north in the interior to Mt. Carmel, 111. ; the northern parula ..."
4. The Birds of Ohio: A Complete Scientific and Popular Description of the 320 by William Leon Dawson, Lynds Jones (1903)
"northern parula Warbler. 59. Western Parula Warbler, and (Hypothetical) Parula Warbler. 52. Worm-eating Warbler. 57. Tennessee Warbler. 56. ..."
5. Guide to the Systematic Use of the North American Bird and Nature Study: A by Harold Brough Shinn, Gerard Alan Abbott (1912)
"Parula warblers have been subdivided and are described as northern parula and the parula. As usual we find the larger or hardie^ bird visits the more ..."
6. Bulletin by Bureau of Biological Survey, United States (1900)
"northern parula Warbler. Present knowledge of the pa rula warbler does not ... The northern parula warbler—including under this head the individuals that ..."