The Red Warbler (Ergaticus ruber) is a small passerine endemic to the highlands of Mexico, north of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Adults are bright red, with a white or silver ear patch, depending on the subspecies. Red Warbler forms a species pair with the Pink-headed Warbler of Chiapas and Guatemala.
monarchs on high; Each fall, the butterflies ride the wind to the mountains of central Mexico to spend the winter. The vision of so many orange wings aflutter in the sky or clustered in the trees inspires a new way of seeing the world - for a visitor to their sanctuaries, for the researchers and for the Mexican farmers.(TRAVEL)
Oct 17, 2004; Byline: Robyn Dochterman; Staff Writer "How was your trip?" asked my friends. We'd all gone to Mexico the same February week,...