- Length: 8 inches
- Sharply-pointed bill
- United States range restricted to southern Texas
- Black head, wings and tail
- White edges to wing feathers
- Yellow back, rump, breast, belly and shoulder
- Plumage similar to male but duller
- Immature similar to female but lacks black head
The Audubon's Oriole is similar to the Scott's Oriole but has a yellow, not
black back. Other yellow orioles lack the black head of the Audubon's Oriole.
Length and wingspan from: Robbins, C.S., Bruun, B., Zim, H.S., (1966). Birds of North America. New York: Western Publishing Company, Inc.
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