Golden Oriole

  • (noun): Bright yellow songbird with black wings.
    Synonyms: Oriolus oriolus

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African Golden Oriole
... The African Golden Oriole (Oriolus auratus) is a member of the oriole family of passerine birds which is a resident breeder in Africa south of the ... especially figs, found in the tree canopies where the orioles spend much of their time ... The male is striking in the typical oriole black and yellow plumage, although the plumage is predominantly yellow, with solid black only in the ...

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