Hume's leaf warbler or Hume's warbler (Phylloscopus humei) is a small leaf warbler which breeds in the mountains of inner Asia. Shrubs and trees fill with the streaky brown-and-yellow birds and their distinctive, sharp chips.
North America has more than 50 species of warblers, but few combine brilliant color and easy viewing quite like the Yellow Warbler.
An unusual Hume's Yellow-browed Warbler on the Isles of Scilly October 2012 On 15 October 2012 I was standing in the 'dump clump' on the edge of Lower Moors, St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly when I could hear an unusual call.
It sounded like a Chiffchaff ‘sweet’ call but harsher and faster. Remarkably similar to Yellow-browed Warbler, but generally more plainly marked, often ... Its song is buzzing and high pitched.
This warbler is migratory and winters mainly in India. Hume's Bush Warbler (Horornis brunnescens) bird calls on dibird.com. Yellow-rumped Warblers are impressive in the sheer numbers with which they flood the continent each fall. The best distinction from the Yellow-browed Warbler is the more disyllabic call. Though the color palette is subdued all winter, you owe it to yourself to seek these birds out on their spring migration or on their breeding grounds. Hume’s Leaf Warbler ... usually observed in late autumn and winter. Hume's Bush Warbler bird photo call and song/ Horornis brunnescens (Horeites brunnescens) Breeding in Oriental Region: Himalayas; can be seen in 6 countries. Hume's leaf warbler. 8 g. A medium-sized, slim and active leaf-warbler with thin bill, prominent supercilium and wingbars. In summer, the buttery yellow males sing their sweet whistled song from willows, wet thickets, and roadsides across almost all of North America. I'll try and get out there at some stage tomorrow for a look. Nominate race has pale or dull buffis This bird is named after Allan Octavian Hume.
Well done on the find Mark, whichever one it turns out to be. Binomial name: Phylloscopus humei, William Edwin Brooks, 1878. Call of Humes warbler Bird Identification Q&A.