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Baltimore Oriole  [Icterus galbula]
The Baltimore Oriole, Icterus galbula, is a small icterid blackbird which is 18 cm long and weighs 34 g. This bird received its name from the fact that the male's colors resemble those on the coat-of-arms of Lord Baltimore. The Baltimore Orioles, an Ameri...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/baltimore_oriole/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Boat-tailed Grackle  [Quiscalus major]
The Boat-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus major) is a large blackbird. It is a permanent resident breeding bird on the coasts of the southeastern USA.It is found in coastal saltwater marshes, and, in Florida, also on inland waters. The nest is a well-concealed c...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/boat_tailed_grackle/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Bobolink  [Dolichonyx oryzivorus]
The Bobolink, Dolichonyx oryzivorus, is a small New World blackbird and the only member of genus Dolichonyx.Adults are 16-18 cm long with short finch-like bills. Adult males are mostly black, although they do display creamy napes, and white scapulars, low...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/bobolink/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Brewer's Blackbird  [Euphagus cyanocephalus]
The Brewer's Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus) is a medium-sized blackbird.Adults have a pointed bill. Adult males have black plumage; the female is dark grey. The male has a bright yellow eye; the female's is dark. They resemble the eastern member of th...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/brewers_blackbird/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Bronzed Cowbird  [Molothrus aeneus]
The Bronzed Cowbird (once known as the Red-eyed Cowbird), Molothrus aeneus, is a small icterid.It breeds from the southern U.S. states of California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and Louisiana south through Central America to Panama.The male Bronzed Cowbir...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/bronzed_cowbird/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Brown-headed Cowbird  [Molothrus ater]
The Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater) is a small icterid.Adults have a short finch-like bill and dark eyes. The adult male is mainly iridescent black with a brown head. The adult female is grey with a pale throat and fine streaking on the underparts.B...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/brown_headed_cowbird/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Bullock's Oriole  [Icterus bullockii]
The Bullock's Oriole, Icterus bullockii, is a small blackbird. At one time, this species and the Baltimore Oriole were considered to be a single species, the Northern Oriole. Adults have a pointed bill. The adult male is orange on the underparts, face and...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/bullocks_oriole/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Common Grackle  [Quiscalus quiscula]
The Common Grackle, Quiscalus quiscula, is a large icterid.The 32 cm long adult has a long dark bill, a pale yellowish eye and a long tail; its plumage is an iridescent black, or purple on the head. The adult female is slightly smaller and less glossy.The...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/common_grackle/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Eastern Meadowlark  [Sturnella magna]
The Eastern Meadowlark, Sturnella magna, is a medium-sized icterid bird, very similar in appearance to the Western Meadowlark. It occurs from eastern North America to South America, where is is also most widespread in the east.Adults have yellow underpart...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/eastern_meadowlark/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Great-tailed Grackle  [Quiscalus mexicanus]
Great-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus mexicanus) is a large icterid blackbird , also referred to simply as "blackbird", and occasionally "crow" or "jackdaw", though it is not a member of the Corvidae. Similarly, it is often called "cuervo" in areas of Mexico wh...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/great_tailed_grackle/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Hooded Oriole  [Icterus cucullatus]
The Hooded Oriole, Icterus cucullatus, is a medium-sized New World oriole.Adults have a pointed bill and white wing bars. The adult male has an orange head with black on the face and throat; they are black on the back, wings and tail, orange on the underp...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/hooded_oriole/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Jamaican Oriole  [Icterus leucopteryx]
The Jamaican Oriole (Icterus leucopteryx) is a species of bird in the Icteridae family. It is found in Cayman Islands, Colombia, and Jamaica. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montanes, a...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/jamaican_oriole/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Long-tailed Meadowlark  [Sturnella loyca]
The Long-tailed Meadowlark (Sturnella loyca) is a passerine bird of southern South America and the Falkland Islands, belonging to the meadowlark genus Sturnella in the icterid family. It is 25 to 28 cm long with a fairly long tail and a long, pointed bill...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/long_tailed_meadowlark/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Melodious Blackbird  [Dives dives]
The Melodious Blackbird, Dives dives, is a New World tropical icterid bird. It is a resident breeder from coastal eastern and southeastern Mexico to Costa Rica. Its range is expanding. El Salvador was colonised in the 1950s, and eastern Guatemala in the 1...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/melodious_blackbird/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Orchard Oriole  [Icterus spurius]
The Orchard Oriole, Icterus spurius, is the smallest species of icterid blackbird at 6.3 inches (16 cm) long and a weight of 20 g. The specific name spurius refers to the original misidentification of the male as a female Baltimore Oriole. These birds are...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/orchard_oriole/ - Last revised: May 12, 2018
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Red-winged Blackbird  [Agelaius phoeniceus]
The Red-winged Blackbird, Agelaius phoeniceus, is a passerine bird of the family Icteridae found in most of North and much of Central America. It breeds from Alaska and Newfoundland south to Florida, the Gulf of Mexico, Mexico and Guatemala, with isolated...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/red_winged_blackbird/ - Last revised: May 12, 2018
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Rusty Blackbird  [Euphagus carolinus]
The Rusty Blackbird, Euphagus carolinus, is a medium-sized blackbird. Adults have a pointed bill and a pale yellow eye. They have black plumage; the female is greyer. "Rusty" refers to the brownish winter plumage. They resemble the western member of the s...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/rusty_blackbird/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Scott's Oriole  [Icterus parisorum]
The Scott's Oriole, Icterus parisorum, is a medium-sized icterid (the same family as many blackbirds, meadowlarks, cowbirds, grackles, and others, including the New World orioles). It is primarily found in the Southwestern United States and south to Baja...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/scotts_oriole/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Streak-backed Oriole  [Icterus pustulatus]
The Streak-backed Oriole, Icterus pustulatus, is a medium-sized icterid (the same family as many blackbirds, meadowlarks, cowbirds, grackles, and others, including the New World orioles). It is primarily found in the west coast of Mexico, but is an occasi...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/streak_backed_oriole/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Tricolored Blackbird  [Agelaius tricolor]
The Tricolored Blackbird, Agelaius tricolor, is a passerine bird of the family Icteridae. Its range is limited to the coastal areas of the Pacific coast of North America, from Northern California in the U.S. (with occasional strays into Oregon), to upper...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/tricolored_blackbird/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Venezuelan Troupial  [Icterus icterus]
The Troupial or Trupial, also known as Icterus icterus is the national bird of Venezuela and one of about 25 or so species of "New World Orioles". Description The Troupial is fairly large in size, with a long tail and a bulky bill. It has a black head and...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/venezuelan_troupial/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Western Meadowlark  [Sturnella neglecta]
The Western Meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta) is a medium-sized blackbird, very similar in appearance to the Eastern Meadowlark.Adults have yellow underparts, with a black "V" on the breast, and white flanks which are streaked with black. Their upperparts a...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/western_meadowlark/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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Yellow-headed Blackbird  [Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus]
The Yellow-headed Blackbird, Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus, is a medium-sized blackbird, and the only member of the genus Xanthocephalus.Adults have a pointed bill. The adult male is mainly black with a yellow head and breast; they have a white wing patch...
http://www.kiwifoto.com/galleries/birds/yellow_headed_blackbird/ - Last revised: Oct 30, 2017
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