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Yellow-throated Vireo (Vireo flavifrons)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Family: Vireonidae
Swainson, 1837
Vireos (Vireonidae) area.svg

The vireos (/ˈvɪri./) are a group of passerine birds that are mostly in the part of the New World. Their feathers are dull-colored and greenish, the smaller species slightly resembling wood warblers. New evidence from DNA places vireos as relatives of crows.[1] Vireos are mostly shy.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "vireo (bird) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia". 2012 [last update]. Retrieved 27 May 2012. Check date values in: |year= (help)

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