Occurrence of an over-wintering Chestnut-Sided Warbler (<em>Dendroica pensylvanica</em>) on St. Martin, Lesser Antilles

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Adam C. Brown
Natalia Collier

Abstract: We report the first record of Chestnut-sided Warbler (Dendroica pensylvanica) for St. Martin, Lesser Antilles. On 12 February 2002 at Pic Paradis, the bird was trapped in a mist-net and banded. This species is rare in the Greater Antilles and few records exist from the Lesser Antilles. 


Keywords: Chestnut-sided Warbler, Dendroica pensylvanica, Lesser Antilles, mist-netting, record, St. Martin


Resumen: Presencia de la Reinita Flanquicastaa (Dendroica pensylvanica) en San Martín, Antillas Menores, fuera de la poca de invierno-  Reportamos el primer registro de Dendroica pensylvanica en San Martn, Antillas Menores. El 12 de febrero de 2002 el ave fue atrapada en Pic Paradis en una malla de niebla y anillada. Esta especie es rara en las Antillas Mayores y muy pocos registros existen para las Antillas Menores. 


Palabras clave: Antillas Menores, captura en malla de niebla, Dendroica pensylvanica, registro, Reinita Flanquicastaña, San Martín

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