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Indian golden oriole- Female

Oriolus kundoo

Description:

Very similar to the Eurasian golden oriole but has more yellow in the tail and has a paler shade of red in the iris and bill. The male has the black eye stripe extending behind the eye, a large carpal patch on the wing and wide yellow tips to the secondaries and tertiaries. The streaks on the underside of females is more sharp than in the females of the Eurasian golden oriole.

Habitat:

Found them feeding on wild figs inside IIM Trichy campus.

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Nidhin Basheer
Spotted by
Nidhin Basheer

Tamil Nadu, India

Spotted on Dec 3, 2016
Submitted on Dec 3, 2016

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