African Golden Oriole

Oriolus auratus - Loriot doré

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Oriolidés

  • Genus
    :

    Oriolus

  • Species
    :

    auratus

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1817

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 20 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 60 à 80 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

African Golden Oriole (Oriolus auratus) is a species of bird in the Oriolidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Oriolus auratus auratus (Senegal and Gambia to w Ethiopia and s Somalia)
  • Oriolus auratus notatus (Angola to c Mozambique)

Foreign names

  • Loriot doré,
  • Oropéndola africana,
  • Papa-figos-africano,
  • Schwarzohrpirol,
  • Miombó-málinkó,
  • Afrikaanse Wielewaal,
  • Oriolo africano,
  • Afrikansk gylling,
  • Gullpirol,
  • vlha zlatá,
  • žluva zlatá,
  • Sortmasket Pirol,
  • afrikankuhankeittäjä,
  • Afrikaanse Wielewaal,
  • oriol africà,
  • wilga złota,
  • Африканская жёлтая иволга,
  • アフリコオライウグイス,
  • 非洲黄鹂,
  • 非洲黃鸝,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry

Geographic range

Illustration

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