• Incubation: 10-12 days
• Clutch Size: 3-5 eggs
• Young Fledge: 10 days after hatching
• Typical Foods: insects and fruit
Veerys are small with cinnamon upperparts and white underparts. There is some faint spotting on the upper breast.
Habitat and Habits
Migrants of this species use all types of wooded areas, but the breeders prefer lush, swampy woods.
Reproduction and Care of the Young
Nests are placed on the ground, usually in a clump of grass or ferns. They are made of moss and other plant fibers.