The Songs and Singing Behavior of the Red-Eyed Vireo

  title={The Songs and Singing Behavior of the Red-Eyed Vireo},
  author={Donald Joyce Borror},
  journal={The Condor},
  • D. Borror
  • Published 1 August 1981
  • Environmental Science
  • The Condor
-An audiospectrographic study of some 12,500 songs of Redeyed Vireos (Vireo olivaceus), from over 46 birds from nine states, provided data on song structure, vocal repertoires, and the birds' use of their repertoires. These songs have one or more syllables, each syllable consisting of one or more abrupt musical slurs. Each bird has a sizeable repertoire of syllable types, each of which may be used alone and/or with one or more other syllables to produce a number of different song types. The… 

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