Red-eyed Vireo

Other Names: none

Distribution: temperate forested areas of the Americas in summer; the Amazon rainforest in winter. A nonmigratory population exists in Ecuador and northern Peru.

Description:

Size: 14-17 cm in length.

Plumage: Both sexes are olive green above and off-white below, with a narrow white eyebrow bordered above with black. They have a gray crown and dark red eye that gives the species its name. The beak and legs are blackish-gray.

Species image
Red-eyed Vireo

Red-eyed Vireo

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
alabama
alaska
alberta
arizona
arkansas
british columbia
california
colorado
connecticut
delaware
district of columbia
florida
georgia
idaho
illinois
indiana
iowa
kansas
kentucky
labrador
louisiana
maine
manitoba
maryland
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
minnesota
mississippi
missouri
montana
nebraska
nevada
new brunswick
new foundland
new hampshire
new jersey
new mexico
new york
north carolina
north dakota
northwest territories
nova scotia
nunavut
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
oregon
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
utah
vermont
virginia
washington
west virginia
wisconsin
wyoming
yukon
Tail Shape
pointed-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Sounds
buzzing
Habitat
riparianorriverforest
Forests
Urban
Color
olive
gray
white
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
vireos - vireonidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species