Origin of yellow-bellied
Examples from the Web for yellow-bellied
Even though the Founders at first blamed meteors, they eventually made “moschetoes” as the yellow-bellied culprit.
The other day I saw a yellow-bellied woodpecker alight upon a decaying beech and proceed to drill for a grub.Ways of Nature|John Burroughs
As the yellow-bellied woodpecker was the most abundant species in these woods, I attributed it to him.A Year in the Fields|John Burroughs
The scarcity of this bird, and the absence of the red-bellied and the yellow-bellied, were among the surprises of my visit.Spring notes from Tennessee|Bradford Torrey
Among other birds which occurred in this day's march, we noticed the yellow-bellied fly catcher and the obscure wren.
"Wal, you yellow-bellied neutrals," he said, his voice cold and his eyes hard.A Man to His Mate|J. Allan Dunn