Vireosylva

(syn. Vireo Ϯ Red-eyed Vireo V. olivaceus) Portmanteau of genera Vireo Vieillot, 1808, vireo, and Sylvia Scopoli, 1769, warbler; "Genus 115. VIREOSYLVA, Nob.   164. VIREOSYLVA OLIVACEA, Nob. (Muscicapa olivacea, L. ) Aud. pl. 150.  America generally.    165. VIREOSYLVA BARTRAMI, Nob. (Vireo Bartrami, Sw.) Aud. pl. 415.  North-western parts" (Bonaparte 1838); "Vireosylva Bonaparte, 1838, Geog. Comp. List Birds Europe North Amer., p.26. Type, by subsequent designation (G. R. Gray, 1841, List Genera Birds, ed. 2, p. 44), Muscicapa olivacea Linnaeus." (Blake in Peters 1968, XIV, 121).  Var. Vireosylvia.

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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 www.hbw.com on 10 December 2018).