Audubons Oriole

Other Names: Black-Headed Oriole (obsolete)

Distribution: Two distinct regions of coastal central Mexico.

Description:

Size: 19-24 cm in length with a 30-34 cm wingspan.

Plumage:  Males are greenish-yellow with a black head, wings, and tail. Females are slightly duller and smaller. Juveniles lack the black coloration on the head. The legs are bluish-gray and the beak and eyes are black.

Audubons Oriole

Bill Shape
all-purpose
dagger
Eats
jelly
orange-halves
raisins
suet
Regions
indiana
mexico
texas
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
black
yellow
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
blackbirds (new world) and orioles - icteridae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species