Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Troupials and Allies :: Yellow-tailed Oriole

Yellow-tailed Oriole Icterus mesomelas

Described by: Wagler (1829)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-throated Oriole
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Achiote Road, Panama - Jan 20, 2004 © Glen Tepke  Achiote Road, Panama - Jan 20, 2004 © Glen Tepke  Mantaraya Lodge, Manabi Province, Ecuador - Aug 28, 2007 © Kanae Hirabayashi  Monkey Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, Belize - Feb 24, 2003 © Joseph W. Hammond 
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(1) Se. Mexico (Veracruz, n. Oaxaca, Tabasco, Chiapas, and the Yucatan Peninsula) to Honduras.
(2) Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama.
(3) N. and w. Colombia and nw. Venezuela.
(4) W. Ecuador and nw. Peru (Libertad).
The Yellow-throated Oriole was collected in Ecuador.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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