(syn. Setophaga Ϯ Kirtland's Warbler S. kirtlandii) L. ager, agri  field, land; cantor, cantoris  singer  < cantare  to sing  < canere  to sing; "lField Warblers. Agreocantor  ... Type, Sylvicola kirtlandii Baird  ... nest, placed on ground  ...  Frequents low bushes in fields, often on the ground" (Maynard 1907).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 19 January 2019).