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Philadelphia Vireo

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Philadelphia VireoVireo philadelphicus
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Vireonidae

Basic Description

A bird of young deciduous woods, the Philadelphia Vireo is the most northernly breeding species of vireo. It is often overlooked because its more common relative, the Red-eyed Vireo lives in the same areas and gets most of the attention.

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Other Names

  • Vireo de Filadelfia (Spanish)
  • Viréo de Philadelphie (French)
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