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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Oriole, Baltimore
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Oriole, Baltimore
-Icterus galbula (Linnaeus)


Adult male: Head, neck, back, scapulars and narrow extension onto upper breast, black; rest of under parts, rump, and upper tail coverts bright rich orange-yellow; wings mainly black, the flight feathers edged with same, lesser and middle wing coverts yellow; tail with two middle feathers black, rest of tail feathers yellow at tips, the extent of yellow increasing outwardly.

 


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