Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Bird #35: Black Whiskered Vireo





Common Name: Black Whiskered Vireo
Scientific Name: Vireo altiloquus
Description: 5-6.5 inches; a small passerine bird; upperparts olive green; eyebrow strip whitish; eye-line brownish black; black line on the side of the neck (whisker) underparts whitish with a yellowish green flanks; Juveniles brown eyes; Adults Reddish brown eyes.
Habitat: Island wide; can be found, our heard, in wooded areas, gullies, orchards, forest etc;