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Russet-backed Oropendola

Psarocolius angustifrons

Notes:

This bird emits a strange sound and in doing so adopts this position.

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Russet-backed Oropendola
Psarocolius angustifrons Russet-backed Oropendola


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7 Comments

Tere R
Tere R 9 years ago

Gracias por tu comentario harsuame.

Tere R
Tere R 9 years ago

Thak you Again Anne Marie McCaffrey, I am going to change the ID.

Tere R
Tere R 9 years ago

fantastic thanks, I'll review the information you give me, is very interesting and complete Anne Marie McCaffrey.

harsuame
harsuame 9 years ago

Excelente evento muy bella imagen

Tere R
Tere R 9 years ago

Thank you for the ID Anne Marie McCaffrey.

There are 7 species of Oropendola in Peru. After looking at photos, my best guess is Russet-backed Oropendola.

I think it is an oropendola. The strange noises you describe, and the position, are typical of oropedolas. I don't know which species are native to Peru though...

Tere R
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Tere R

Madre de Dios, Peru

Spotted on Jan 11, 2012
Submitted on May 11, 2012

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