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Bird Bio - Audubon's Oriole

Common Name:

Audubon's Oriole.

Scientific Name:

Icterus graduacauda


Yellow bird, black head, wings and tail, both sexes similar, 8 inches to 9-1/4 inches


  • Egg description: Pale gray and bluish white and blotched with brown and purple markings
  • Nest description: Hanging pouch, woven from long grass stems. Lined with fine grass blades
  • # Eggs: 3-5
  • Length of Incubation: Unknown
  • Fledging Age: Unknown
  • Broods/season: Unknown


Woodlands and thickets-mesquite brushland, oak groves


Insects and berries-sometimes nectar


  • Summer: South Texas to northern Guatemala
  • Winter: Permanent resident


Cowbird parasitism

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