North America - Small Song Birds

On this page you will find pictures of small song birds photographed by me in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Maine, New Jersey, New York and Texas.

You can scroll down to see all photo's or you can click on the underlined English name in the list (link) to see the respective photo.

  1. Broad-billed Hummingbird - Breedsnavel-kolibrie
  2. Violet-crowned Hummingbird - Violetkruin-kolibrie
  3. Magnificent Hummingbird - Rivoli Kolibrie
  4. Lucifer Hummingbird - Lucifer-kolibrie
  5. Ruby-throated Hummingbird - Robijnkeeltje
  6. Black-chinned Hummingbird - Zwartkin-kolibrie
  7. Anna's Hummingbird - Anna-kolibrie
  8. Least Flycatcher - Tuintiran
  9. Eastern Wood-Pewee - Oostelijke Bospiewie
  10. Black Phoebe - Zwarte Phoebe
  11. Eastern Phoebe - Phoebe
  12. Golden-crowned Kinglet - Amerikaans Goudhaantje
  13. Ruby-crowned Kinglet - Roodkruinhaantje
  14. Cactus Wren - Cactus Winterkoning
  15. Carolina Wren - Carolina Winterkoning
  16. House Wren - Huiswinterkoning
  17. Eastern Bluebird - Roodkeelsialia
  18. Blue-grey Gnatcatcher - Blauwgrijze Muggenvanger
  19. Black-capped Chickadee - Amerikaanse Matkop
  20. Mountain Chickadee Bergmees
  21. Tufted Titmouse - Tweekleurige Mees
  22. Black-crested Titmouse - Zwartkuifmees
  23. White-eyed Vireo - Witoogvireo
  24. Blue-headed Vireo - Brilvireo
  25. Northern Parula - Brilparulazanger
  26. Yellow Warbler - Gele Zanger
  1. Chestnut-sided Warbler - Roestflankzanger
  2. Black-throated Blue Warbler - Bl. Zwartkeelzanger
  3. Yellow-rumped Warbler - Geelstuitzanger
  4. Black-throated Green Warbler - Gele Zwartkeelzanger
  5. Yellow-throated Warbler - Geelkeelzanger
  6. Prairie Warbler - Prairiezanger
  7. Palm Warbler - Palmzanger
  8. Black-and-white Warbler - Zwart-witte Zanger
  9. American Redstart - Amerikaanse Roodstaart
  10. Common Yellowthroat - Maskerzanger
  11. House Sparrow - Huismus
  12. Rufous-crowned Sparrow - Roestkruingors
  13. American Tree Sparrow - Amerikaanse Boomgors
  14. Chipping Sparrow - Musboomgors
  15. Savannah Sparrow - Savannegors
  16. Song Sparrow - Zanggors
  17. Swamp Sparrow - Moerasgors
  18. White-throated Sparrow - Witkeelgors
  19. Dark-eyed Junco - Grijze Junco
  20. Lesser Goldfinch - Kleine Geelvink
  21. American Goldfinch - Treursijs
  22. House Finch - Mexicaanse Roodmus
  23. Pine Siskin - Dennesijs
  24. Eastern Towhee - Roodflanktowie
  25. Canyon Towhee - Bruine Towie
  26. Lazuli Bunting - Lazuligors
Broad-billed Hummingbird
Breedsnavel-kolibrie
Madera Canyon, Arizona
27 April 2008
Violet-crowned Hummingbird
Violetkruin-kolibrie
Patagonia, Arizona
1 May 2008
Magnificent Hummingbird
Rivoli Kolibrie
Madera Canyon, Arizona
24 April 2008
Lucifer Hummingbird
Lucifer-kolibrie
Sierra Vista, Arizona
27 April 2008

Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Robijnkeeltje
Falmouth, Maine,
3 August 2015

This is the only hummingbird occuring in the states near the east coast of the US, where it is quite common.
This is the female. The male has a brilliant red throat and black chin, but the throat may appear entirely black in poor light.

Black-chinned Hummingbird
Zwartkin-kolibrie
Madera Canyon, Arizona
24 April 2008
Anna's Hummingbird
Anna-kolibrie
Sierra Vista, Arizona
27 April 2008

Least Flycatcher
Tuintiran
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge,
New York
5 May 2014

This is a flycatcher of the genus Empidonax in the tyrant flycatcher family (Tyrannidae), which all look remarkably similar. Identification of empidonax flycatchers should be based on a combination of characteristics including, most important, voice.

Eastern Wood-Pewee
Oostelijke Bospiewie
Falmouth, Maine
3 August 2015
Black Phoebe
Zwarte Phoebe
Big Bend National Park, Texas
10 April 2007
Eastern Phoebe
Phoebe
Shark Valley,
Everglades National Park,
Florida
23 November 2012
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Amerikaans Goudhaantje
Central Park, New York City
9 November 2010
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Roodkruinhaantje
Central Park, New York City
4 May 2014
Cactus Wren
Cactus Winterkoning
Phoenix, Arizona
1 April 2008
Carolina Wren
Carolina Winterkoning
Cork Screw Swamp, Florida
23 November 2012

House Wren
Huiswinterkoning
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge,
New York
5 May 2014

The House Wren is easily distinquished from the Winter Wren by its bigger size, longer tail and white eye-ring.

Eastern Bluebird
Roodkeelsialia
Kerville, Texas
1 November 2006

Blue-grey Gnatcatcher
Blauwgrijze Muggenvanger
Long Key State Park,
Long Keys, Florida
26 November 2012

Black-capped Chickadee
Amerikaanse Matkop
Falmouth, Maine
3 August 2015

Mountain Chickadee
Bergmees
Boulder, Colorado
12 November 2008
Tufted Titmouse
Tweekleurige Mees
Falmouth, Maine
3 August 2015

Black-crested Titmouse
Zwartkuifmees
Enchanted Rock, Texas
2 November 2006

White-eyed Vireo
Witoogvireo
Pa-Hay-Okee Trail,
Everglades National Park,
Florida
25 November 2012

Blue-headed Vireo
Brilvireo
Bronx Botanical Garden,
New York City
6 May 2014
Northern Parula
Brilparulazanger
Bronx Botanical Garden,
New York City
6 May 2014
Yellow Warbler
Gele Zanger
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge,
New York
5 May 2014
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Roestflankzanger
Bronx Botanical Garden,
New York City
6 May 2014
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Blauwe Zwartkeelzanger
Central Park, New York City
4 May 2014


Yellow-rumped Warbler
Geelstuitzanger
Corkscrew Swamp, Naples, Florida
21 November 2012
Black-throated Green Warbler
Gele Zwartkeelzanger
High Island, Texas
15 April 2007
Yellow-throated Warbler
Geelkeelzanger
Mangrove Trail,
John Pennekamp Coral Reef
State Park,
Key Largo, Florida
25 November 2012
Prairie Warbler
Prairiezanger
Pa-Hay-Okee Trail,
Everglades National Park,
Florida
25 November 2012
Palm Warbler
Palmzanger
Flamingo, Everglades National Park, Florida
24 November 2012
Black-and-white Warbler
Zwart-witte Zanger
Central Park, New York City
4 May 2014
American Redstart
Amerikaanse Roodstaart
Bronx Botanical Garden,
New York City
6 May 2014

Common Yellowthroat
Maskerzanger
Central Park, New York City
4 May 2014
House Sparrow
Huismus
Central Park, New York City
5 November 2010

Rufous-crowned Sparrow
Roestkruingors
Sierra Vista, Arizona
28 April 2008

American Tree Sparrow
Amerikaanse Boomgors
Boulder, Colorado
11 November 2008
Chipping Sparrow
Musboomgors
Central Park, New York City
4 May 2014
Savannah Sparrow
Savannegors
Flamingo, Everglades National Park, Florida
24 November 2012
Song Sparrow
Zanggors
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge,
New York
5 May 2014
Swamp Sparrow
Moerasgors
Newark Airport, New Jersey
20 November 2012
White-throated Sparrow
Witkeelgors
Central Park, New York City
4 May 2014

 

Dark-eyed Junco
Grijze Junco
Boulder, Colorado
13 Nov 2008
Lesser Goldfinch
Kleine Geelvink
(Carduelis psaltria hesperophila)
Madera Canyon, Arizona
25 April 2008

There are currently 5 subspecies of the Lesser Goldfinch.

This is Carduelis psaltria hesperophila which is found in West USA south to North-West Mexico (including Arizona).
American Goldfinch
Treursijs
Bronx Botanical Garden,
New York City
6 May 2014

House Finch
Mexicaanse Roodmus
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge,
New York
5 May 2014

Pine Siskin
Dennesijs
Madera Canyon, Arizona
24 April 2008
Eastern Towhee
Roodflanktowie
Jamaica Bay Wildife Refuge,
New York
5 May 2014
Canyon Towhee
Bruine Towie
Big Bend National Park, Texas
10 April 2007

Lazuli Bunting
Lazuligors
Madera Canyon, Arizona
23 April 2008

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