New York Natural Heritage Program
Cerulean Warbler
Setophaga cerulea (Wilson, 1810)
Birds
Kingdom: Animalia

      Phylum: Craniata

           Class: Birds (Aves)

                Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)

                     Family: Wood-Warblers (Parulidae)


Comments on the Classification [-]
Based on a phylogenetic review by Lovette et al. (2010), many warblers formerly in the Dendroica genus, including the Cerulean Warbler, were moved to Setophaga (Chesser et al. 2011).