Blackburnian warbler

Blackburnian warbler
/blak berr"nee euhn/
a black-and-white North American wood warbler, Dendroica fusca, having an orange throat and an orange and black head.
[1775-85, Amer.; named after Mrs. Hugh Blackburn, 18th-century Englishwoman; see -IAN]

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