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  

Olive Oropendola
Olive Oropendola (Psarocolius bifasciatus yuracares)
near Manu, Peru  

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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