Hooded Oriole - Icterus cucullatus

Length 8.0 in (20.3 cm)
Weight M: 0.9 oz (24.3 g), F: 0.8 oz (23.1 g)
Clutch Size 3-5
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Hooded Oriole breeds in California south to northern Mexico, Texas, and eastern Mexico. They mostly winter in Central America.

The males have an alternate plumage for breeding but the females do not. Diet includes insects, spiders, nectar and fruit.

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