Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus

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Adult male alternate:

Adult female, male basic, juvenile:

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The male Bobolink is similar to the male Lark Bunting but has a yellow nape, white rump, and lacks a white wing patch. The female Bobolink is similar to the Grasshopper Sparrow but is larger and has streaked flanks. Female Red-winged Blackbird has a streaked breast.