Merlin Bird Graphic

Merlin Bird ID

Try our free app foriOS | AndroidWeb version coming soon!
Recently Viewed Species

    Red-eyed Vireo Identification

    The Four Keys to ID

    • Size & Shape

      Red-eyed Vireos are large, chunky vireos with a long, angular head, thick neck, and a strong, long bill with a small but noticeable hook at the tip. The body is stocky and the tail fairly short.

      Relative Size

      Slightly larger than a Yellow Warbler; slightly smaller than a Tufted Titmouse.

      Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
      • Both Sexes
        • Length: 4.7-5.1 in (12-13 cm)
        • Weight: 0.4-0.9 oz (12-26 g)
        • Wingspan: 9.1-9.8 in (23-25 cm)