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Oriole Blackbird

Gymnomystax mexicanus

3 Species ID Suggestions

Jennifer_2 8 years ago
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Liam 8 years ago
Yellow-hooded Blackbird
Chrysomus icterocephalus BirdForum
Oriole Blackbird
Gymnomystax mexicanus Oriole Blackbird

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1 Comment

GeoffreyPalmer 8 years ago

The beak is too long for either a Yellow-headed or a Yellow-hooded Blackbird. The black patch around the eye and black stripe extending from the bill are also convincing field marks, and I believe the posture causes the wings and tail to block the bright yellow breast and belly.

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Casanare, Colombia

Spotted on Jan 9, 2012
Submitted on Aug 31, 2012

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