Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Troupials and Allies :: Giant Cowbird
Giant Cowbird Molothrus oryzivora
Described by: Gmelin (1788)
Alternate common name(s): Rice Grackle
Old scientific name(s): Molothrus oryzivorus, Molothrus oryzivorus, Scaphidura oryzivora
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information
Select additional thumbnail page to view 3 more images.
Range(1) S. Mexico (Veracruz, n. Oaxaca, Tabasco, Chiapas, and s. Quintana Roo), Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and w. Panama.
(2) E. Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, w. and e. Ecuador, nw. and e. Peru, Amazonian, c. and e. Brazil (Brazil), Bolivia, e. Paraguay, and ne. Argentina.
No videos are available for this species
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Birds of Suriname
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
Comments/ErrorsPlease email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.
If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.