Audubon's Oriole

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Audubon's Oriole

Icterus graduacauda
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Icteridae
Basic Description

A predominantly Mexican bird, the Audubon's Oriole reaches the United States only in southern Texas. It is a rather secretive oriole, living in denser vegetation than most other orioles and singing from inconspicuous perches.

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Other Names
  • Calandria Capucha Negra (Spanish)
  • Oriole d'Audubon (French)
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