Yellow-throated Vireo (Vireo flavifrons)

Order: Passeriformes
Family: Vireonidae
Genus: Vireo
Species: flavifrons

Regional

This bird has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Cary, North Carolina
La Porte, Texas

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On Dec 30, 2008, rntx22 from Houston, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Description: 5.5 inches; bright yellow throat and upper breast; bold yellow spectacles; two white wing bars; white belly and undertail coverts; thick bill with hooked upper mandible; dark eye; olive head and back; gray rump; wings and tail dark; blue-gray legs.
Sexes similar, juvenile similar to adult.

Habitat: Mature moist woodlands, semi-open deciduous forests, towns, orchards, along streams and lakes, shade trees. Often seen foraging near tops of tall deciduous trees.