Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Icteridae (Oropendolas, Orioles and Blackbirds)  
Genus: Psarocolius (7 species, 9 worldwide)


Russet-backed Oropendola
Russet-backed Oropendola (Psarocolius angustifrons salmoni)
ProAves Tangaras Reserve, El Carmen de Atrato, Choco, Colombia
  Amazon races don't have yellow crown, and are more uniform in color.
   

Olive Oropendola
Olive Oropendola (Psarocolius bifasciatus neivae)
Cristalino Jungle Lodge, Mato Grosso, Brazil  
   
Photograph by Tropical Birding (Nick Athanas)   © All Rights Reserved.

Very large.

Baudo Oropendola
Baudo Oropendola (Psarocolius cassini) Endangered ENDEMIC
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia
  Note pink cheek.
   

Crested Oropendola
Crested Oropendola (Psarocolius decumanus decumanus)
Minca, Magdalena, Colombia  
   

Black Oropendola
Black Oropendola (Psarocolius guatimozinus)
Apartado, Antioquia, Colombia
  Note blue cheek.
   

Green Oropendola
Green Oropendola (Psarocolius viridis)
Manu, Peru  
   
Photograph by Francesco Veronesi     Copyright and usage info

Chestnut-headed Oropendola
Chestnut-headed Oropendola (Psarocolius wagleri ridgwayi)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
   


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