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Myioborus pictus (Swainson, 1829)
Painted Redstart
Family: Parulidae
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© Scott Streit  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #11838)

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Distribution of Myioborus pictus in British Columbia
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The single provincial record of this attractive warbler, which normally resides in Mexico and in a few mountain ranges in the southwestern United States, is remarkable given both the distance from its normal range and the time of year (late fall) in which the observation occurred.

1.(1) adult; November 4-5, 1973; Ambleside Park, West Vancouver

Note Authors: Rick Toochin and Jamie Fenneman

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
NativeSNAAccidentalNot Listed
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Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-07-22 1:31:06 PM]
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