tiny yellow bellied bird

by travis
(texas)

im near the gulf of mexico in the US. this bird just recently laid a nest near my window. i looked all over the web with no identification. this bird is very small, 2" wide maybe less, it has a yellow belly and a brownish body with 2 white stripes on its wing. it also has a red strip on the top of its head not very noticeable tho. not a common bird seen in texas. Any clue? ill try to catch a picture

Comments for tiny yellow bellied bird

Click here to add your own comments

Jun 10, 2014
Kinglet NEW
by: Jane

This may be a ruby crowned kinglet. We have them at our winter feeders in San Antonio. The male has the red stripe on its head & he ruffles it up when agitated.

Dec 06, 2013
ummm
by: Anonymous

the main characteristic is the red stripe on his head, it has become much more bright and the yellow seems to be going away to a lighter color

Dec 04, 2013
Little yellow belly
by: Pat Nixon

Perhaps a Yellow bellied Flycatcher?
They are around 4" long so SMALL

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to What Is This Bird?.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. long billed bird

    Aug 18, 18 02:14 PM

    This is a very long-billed bird that loves mealworms. He resembles a brown thrasher without the long tail feathers.

    Read More

  2. Thistle whizzle

    Aug 18, 18 02:13 PM

    We have been trying to attract thes little beauties fir years with a variety of fancy thistle seed. Gave up and let them have at the sunflowers in our

    Read More

  3. Dull-colored bug-eater with a yellow beak?!

    Aug 14, 18 05:25 PM

    Spotted in Southeastern PA on 8/13/2018. Sparrow-sized. Blackish-greyish legs. Bright yellow beak. White breast without markings. Brownish wings with white

    Read More