(syn. Vireo Ϯ Blue-headed Vireo V. solitarius) L. solus, solius  alone, solitary; genus Vireo Vieillot, 1808, vireo; "SOLITARY VIREO, Solivireo solitarius   Solivireo Oberholser, new genus.  Similar to the genus Lanivireo Vieillot, but first (outermost) primary less than 1/3 lengthof second; second primary (counting from outermost) very much shorter than fifth.  Type: Muscicapa solitaria Wilson" (Oberholser 1974).

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 13 December 2018).