Bells Vireo

Other Names: none

Distribution: midwestern United States south through Mexico.

Bells Vireo distribution range map

Description:

Size: 11-12 cm in length with a 17-19 cm wingspan.

Plumage: Generally dull olive-gray above and off-white below, with faint wing bars. The beak and legs are brown and the eyes are black with white eyerings.

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Bells Vireo

Bells Vireo

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
alabama
arizona
arkansas
baja california
california
colorado
connecticut
florida
georgia
idaho
illinois
indiana
iowa
kansas
kentucky
louisiana
maine
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
minnesota
mississippi
missouri
montana
nebraska
nevada
new hampshire
new jersey
new mexico
new york
north carolina
north dakota
nova scotia
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
oregon
rhodeisland
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
utah
virginia
west virginia
wisconsin
wyoming
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Sounds
buzzing
Habitat
mesquitebosque
riparianorriverforest
Forests
Color
gray
yellow
white
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
vireos - vireonidae
Conservation Status
Near Threatened
Bird Species