Date: 6/26/17 11:18 pm
From: Timothy Kadlecek <timkadlecek...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Juvenile Vireo--Possible RBA
To me this sounds very similar to the call of a Blue-gray Gnatcatcher.

Tim Kadlecek

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> On Jun 26, 2017, at 9:21 PM, Caleb Centanni <caleb...> wrote:
>
> Hi all,
>
> On Fishback Hill near Monmouth today I had what to the eyes seemed to be very much like a juvenile Cassin's Vireo, skulking in the grass and sitting on fences and hedgerows, which I've been told is highly unusual. It's call was virtually identical to that of a juvenile Bell's Vireo on Xeno-Canto, but this may be shared among Vireos. I have attached a medium-quality recording below (including some pishing by me in the middle ;)). The bird had yellow more towards the rear underside than most Cassin's, a lighter eyering and gray hood, and whitish extending up the side of the neck behind the auriculars.
>
> I'll be heading back there tomorrow, and I can give the exact location to anyone who's interested, but it is very likely just an odd young Cassin's Vireo
>
> Good birding,
>
> Caleb Centanni
> <vireo.mp3>
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