Vireos (Vireonidae)

Puerto Rican Vireo (Vireo latimeri) - HBW 15, p. 421

French: Viréo de Porto Rico German: Braunscheitelvireo Spanish: Vireo Puertorriqueño
Other common names: Latimer's Vireo

Taxonomy: Vireo latimeri S. F. Baird, 1866, northern Puerto Rico.
This genus and Hylophilus sometimes placed together in a subfamily Vireoninae. Closely related to eight other scrub-dwelling vireos, namely V. griseus, V. crassirostris, V. pallens, V. bairdi, V. caribaeus, V. modestus, V. gundlachii and V. nanus. Monotypic.

Distribution: W & C Puerto Rico (E to Loiza Aldea, Caguas and Patillas).