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Blue-headed Vireo

Vireo solitarius (Wilson, A, 1810)

The Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius) is a Neotropical migrating song bird found in North and Central America. There are currently two recognized sub-species that belong to the Blue-headed Vireo. It has a range that extends across Canada and the eastern coast of the United-States, Mexico and some of Central America. It prefers large temperate forests with a mix of evergreen trees and deciduous under growth. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Vireonidae
Genus:
  Vireo

Scientific:
  Vireo solitarius

Citation:
  (Wilson, A, 1810)

Reference:
  Am.Orn. 2 p.143 pl.17 fig.6

Protonym:
  Muscicapa solitaria

Avibase ID:
  95DB0943652956D1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/95DB0943

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179010

Geographic range:

  • Vireo solitarius solitarius: NE British Columbia to e US; winters to Cuba and Costa Rica
  • Vireo solitarius alticola: S Appalachian Mountains to se US; winters to s Florida
English:
Blue-headed Vireo
Czech:
zelenáček brýlatý
German:
Graukopfvireo
Danish:
Gråhovedet Brillevireo
Spanish:
Vireo Solitario
Finnish:
silmälasivireo
French:
Viréo à tête bleue
Icelandic:
Fjallagræningi
Italian:
Vireo testazzurra
Japanese:
futasujimozumodoki
Japanese:
フタスジモズモドキ
Dutch:
Brilvireo
Norwegian:
Eremittvireo
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Eremittvireo
Polish:
wireonek siwy
Portuguese:
Juruviara-de-cabeça-azulada
Russian:
Сероголовый виреон
Slovak:
vireo sivohlavý
Swedish:
glasögonvireo
Ukrainian:
Віреон сизоголовий
Chinese:
蓝头莺雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Viréo à tête bleue ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Viréo à tête bleue ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Blue-headed Vireo ( Vireo solitarius) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vireo solitarius [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vireo solitarius [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Vireo [solitarius, cassinii or plumbeus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: viri solitari
Czech: zelenáček brýlatý, Zelenácek Wilsonuv
Danish: Gråhovedet Brillevireo
German: Graukopfvireo, Graukopf-Vireo
English: Blue-headed Flycatcher, Blue-headed Greenlet, Blue-headed Vireo, Cassin's Greenlet, Cassin's Vireo, Lead-colored Greenlet, Lead-coloured Greenlet, Mountain Vireo, Plumbeous Greenlet, Plumbeous Vireo, San Lucas Vireo, Solitary Vireo
English (IOC): Blue-headed Vireo
Spanish: Viero Aneojillo, Vireo Anteojillo, Vireo cabeciazul, Vireo de Anteojos, Vireo Solitario
Spanish (Costa Rica): Vireo solitario
Spanish (Cuba): Verdón de cabeza gris
Spanish (Spain): Vireo Solitario
Spanish (HBW): Blue-headed Vireo
Spanish (Honduras): Vireo solitario
Spanish (Mexico): Viero Aneojillo, vireo anteojillo, Vireo cabeciazul, Vireo Solitario
Spanish (Nicaragua): Vireo de Anteojos
Spanish (Panama): Vireo Cabeciazul
Finnish: Silmälasivireo
French: Viréo à tête bleue, Viréo à tête grisâtre
Hungarian: remete lombgébics
Icelandic: Fjallagræningi
Italian: Vireo solitario, Vireo testazzurra
Japanese: futasujimozumodoki
Japanese: フタスジモズモドキ, フタスヂモヅモドキ
Scientific: Muscicapa solitaria, Vireo solitarius, Vireo solitarius solitarius
Lithuanian: Mėlyngalvis vireonas
Latvian: pelēkgalvas zaļulis
Dutch: Brilvireo
Norwegian Nynorsk: Eremittvireo
Norwegian: Eremittvireo
Polish: wireonek siwy
Portuguese: Juruviara-de-cabeça-azulada
Russian: виреон-отшельник, Сероголовый виреон
Slovak: Vireo sivohlavé, vireo sivohlavý
Serbian: Plavoglavi zelenić
Swedish: Blåhuvad glasögonvireo, Glasögonvireo
Ukrainian: Віреон сизоголовий
Chinese: 蓝头莺雀
Chinese (Traditional): 孤綠鵙, 藍頭綠鵙

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