Blue-headed Vireo

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Blue-headed Vireo

Vireo solitarius
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Vireonidae
Basic Description

The Blue-headed Vireo is a common and vocal bird of northeastern forests. Formerly lumped as a "Solitary Vireo" with the more western Plumbeous and Cassin's vireos, it is now considered a separate species.

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Other Names
  • Vireo Solitario (Spanish)
  • Viréo à tête bleue (French)
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