Yellow-green Vireo

Distribution:

Breeding range stretches from southern Texas in the United States south to central Panama. Migrate south to winter in the western Amazon basin.  

Description:

The adult Yellow-green Vireos are average 14-14.7 cm in length and 18.5 g in weigh. They have olive-green upperparts and a dusky-edged grey crowns. There is a dark line from the bill to the red-brown eyes, and a white supercilicum.The underparts are white with yellow breast sides and flanks.

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Yellow-green Vireo

Yellow-green Vireo

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
alabama
arizona
california
florida
louisiana
mexico
nevada
new mexico
quebec
texas
Tail Shape
rounded-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Sounds
chirping
Habitat
agricultural
riparianorriverforest
Forests
Marshes
Color
greenorolive
olive
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
vireos - vireonidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species