What is oriole?


The orioles (Oriolidae) are a family of Old World passerine birds.

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Spot-breasted Oriole
... The Spot-breasted Oriole (Icterus pectoralis) is a species of bird in the Icteridae family ... It is a mid-sized songbird and generally typical oriole ... The Spot-breasted Oriole ranges only on the pacific ocean side of Central America ...
List Of Birds Of Papua New Guinea - Old World Orioles
... The Old World Orioles are colourful passerine birds ... They are not related to the New World orioles ... Brown Oriole Oriolus szalayi Olive-backed Oriole Oriolus sagittatus Green Oriole Oriolus flavocinctus Green Figbird Sphecotheres viridis ...
Oriole, Maryland
... Oriole is an unincorporated community in Somerset County, Maryland, United States. ...
List Of Birds Of Oregon - Order Passeriformes - Family Icteridae
... Quiscalus mexicanus Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater Orchard Oriole Icterus spurius Hooded Oriole Icterus cucullatus Streak-backed Oriole Icterus pustulatus Bullock's Oriole Icterus bullockii ...
Cuban Oriole
... The Cuban Oriole (Icterus melanopsis) is a species of bird in the Icteridae family ... The taxon was formerly lumped with the Bahama Oriole (Icterus northropi), Hispaniolan Oriole (Icterus dominicensis), and Puerto Rican Oriole (Icterus ...

More definitions of "oriole":

  • (noun): Mostly tropical songbird; the male is usually bright orange and black.
    Synonyms: Old World oriole

Famous quotes containing the word oriole:

    The mantis stalks the cicada, unaware of the oriole lurking behind it.
    Chinese proverb.