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Orchard Oriole


Icterus spurius
Blackbird family (Icteridae) 

Male is brick-red with a solid black tail. Female has a greenish-yellow breast.

Voice:

Song is a series of melodious whistles.  Successive notes alternate between high and low pitches.

In the Nature Park:
Neotropical migrant. Arrives in late April to early May.

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