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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Oriole, Orchard
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Oriole, Orchard
-Icterus spurius (Linnaeus)

Adult male: Head, neck, back, scapulars, upper breast and tail black; wings mainly black with greater coverts and flight feathers edged with whitish or pale chestnut, lesser and middle coverts chestnut; lower back, tail coverts and all under parts posterior to upper breast, rich chestnut.