Blue-headed Vireo Identification

Adult Description

  • Small songbird, medium-sized vireo.
  • Bluish gray head with white spectacles.
  • Two whitish wingbars.
  • Belly white.
  • Flanks yellowish.

Immature Description

Similar to adult, but averages browner and drabber.
Relative Size

Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 5.1-5.9 in (13-15 cm)
    • Weight: 0.5-0.7 oz (13-19 g)
    • Wingspan: 7.9-9.4 in (20-24 cm)