Bell’s Vireo (yireo bellii Audubon) is known to breed east to Madison, Wisc., Joliet (suburban Chicago) and Mt. Carmel (Wabash valley) Ill., Memphis, Tenn., El Dorado and Stuttgart, Ark., Shreveport, La., and Houston, Tex. Thus Alabama is at least 250 miles east and 500 miles south of the breeding range. The species is known here as a casual spring and fall transient.
Author: Thomas A. Imhof
Volume Number: 17 Year Published: 1969
Issue Number: 2
Page Number: 30
Link to article: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1969/Vol 17 No. 2_1969_p30.pdf
Link to the full issue of BirdLife: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1969/Vol 17 No. 2_1969.pdf