Black-capped Vireo (Vireo atricapilla) - HBW 15, p. 422
French: Viréo à tête noire
Spanish: Vireo Cabecinegro
Taxonomy: Vireo atricapilla Woodhouse, 1852, Devil's River, near Sonora, Sutton County, Texas, USA.
Probably most closely related to, and has been thought to form a superspecies or to be conspecific with, V. nelsoni. Monotypic.
Distribution: Breeds in S USA from W Oklahoma S to Texas and in N Mexico (Coahuila, possibly also in S Nuevo León and S Tamaulipas); migrates to Pacific slope of Mexico (mainly S Sinaloa and W Durango S to Colima).
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