Gallery description : golden oriole

The life span is 8 - 12 years. Golden Oriole usually lives in woodlands and open forests. It has a feathers skin type. This type of birds usually have 44cm - 47cm (17in - 18.5in) wing span. The diet is omnivore. The average weight is 15g - 20g (0.5oz - 0.7oz). The maximum speed it can reach is 42kph (26mph).

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Facts about golden orioles
NameGolden Oriole
Distinctive FeaturesYellow plumage of males and bright red eyes
OrderPasseriformes
Life Span8 - 12 years
Weight15g - 20g (0.5oz - 0.7oz)
KingdomAnimalia
Scientific NameOriolus oriolus
PhylumChordata
Top Speed42kph (26mph)
ClassAves
Size (H)20cm - 24cm (7.8in - 9.4in)
PredatorsEagles, storks, raptors
Wing Span44cm - 47cm (17in - 18.5in)
PreyInsects, fruit, seeds
GenusOriolus
Average Clutch Size4
Common NameGolden oriole
LifestyleDiurnal
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Skin TypeFeathers
DietOmnivore
FamilyOriolidae
GroupBird
ColourYellow, black, green, brown
HabitatWoodlands and open forests
Image Details
Description Golden oriole. Golden Oriole– Photo by Dr S Murali
Width 1314 pixels
Heigh 700 pixels
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