Yellow oriole (Icterus nigrogularis)

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Yellow oriole bathing in shallow water
IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern LEAST
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  • The typical diet of the yellow oriole consists of nectar and small berries.
  • The yellow oriole is usually seen foraging alone, or in groups of two or three.
  • The yellow oriole has a song of short musical phrases, although it doesn’t sing as often as other oriole species.
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Yellow oriole description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyIcteridae
GenusIcterus (1)

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Yellow oriole status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2008)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Yellow oriole bathing in shallow water  
Yellow oriole bathing in shallow water

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