- Vireo philadelphicus
- Grayish-green above
- Yellow below (pale at throat, deeper yellow on breast)
- Thick bill has a hook on the upper mandible
- Dark eye
- White supercilium
- Black line through and in front of the eye
- Dark lores
- Blue-grey legs
Sexes are similar
Open deciduous woodlands, streamside willows and alders, and areas regenerating after fires.
An open-cup nest is built. Clutch Size:3-5 and incubation lasts 14 days. 12-14 days later the young fledge.
Diet: Primarily insects, some fruit.
Song a broken series of slurred notes. Each phrase usually ends in either a downslur or an upswing, as if the bird asks a question, then answers it, over and over. May repeat same phrase twice or more in a row.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9., with updates to August 2014. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
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