Black-Capped Vireo (Vireo atricapilla)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
12 cm. Well-marked and distinctive vireo. Male has black head, white lores and eye-ring (giving spectacled appearance), olive upperparts, blackish wings fringed olive and two yellowish wing-bars. Whitish underparts with olive flanks. Red iris. Female duller and with grey head. Juvenile browner.
- States/US Territories in which the Black-Capped Vireo, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Oklahoma , Texas
- US Counties in which the Black-Capped Vireo, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Black-Capped Vireo, Wherever found is known to occur:
Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge, Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge
- Countries in which the the Black-Capped Vireo, Wherever found is known to occur: Mexico
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1987-10-06||Southwest Region (Region 2)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|1991-09-30||Black-capped Vireo (Vireo atricapillus) Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2016-12-15||81 FR 90762 90771||Removing the Black-Capped Vireo From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife; Proposed Rule||
|2005-02-02||70 FR 5460 5463||5-Year Review of Lesser Long-nosed Bat, Black-capped Vireo, Yuma Clapper Rail, Pima Pineapple Cactus, Gypsum Wild-Buckwheat, Mesa Verde Cactus, and Zuni Fleabane||
|2007-07-26||Black-capped Vireo 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Black-Capped Vireo.
» Conservation Plans
|SHA Plan Summaries|
|Environmental Defense, Inc. Texas Hill Country SHA|
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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