Brown-headed Cowbird

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Brown-headed Cowbird

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Molothrus ater Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Icteridae Family
16–22 cm Length
Tropical rainforest swamp-forest Forest. montane Shrubland, plantations urban areas, gardens. Below Between   Range:-  See`Map Habitat
Brood parasitic 36 eggs in a season, incubation and, fledging  by host. From hummingbirds to raptors. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, nectare, seeds. Food  
Often found in mixed flocks with Red-winged Blackbirds (particularly in spring) and Bobolinks (particularly in fall), as well as Common Grackles or European Starlings. Habits
9700 - TSN: 179112 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Brown-headed Cowbird Ian Cruickshank Canada XC160791   calls, song

AKA:- Czech: Vlhovec hnedohlavý, vlhovec hnědohlavý
Danish: Brunhovedet Kostær
German: Braunkopf-Keidenkuhstärling, Braunkopfkuhstärling, Braunkopf-Kuhstärling, Kuhstärling, Maskenkuhstarling, Nordamerikanische Kuhstärling
English: Brown-headed Cowbird, California Cowbird, Common Cowbird, cow, Cow Blackbird, Cow Bunting, Cowbird, Cow-pen bird, Dwarf Cowbird, Eastern Cowbird, Nevada Cowbird
Spanish: Tordo cabecicafé, Tordo Cabecipardo, Tordo Cabeza Café, Tordo-cuco Canadiense, Vaquero Cabecicafé, Vaquero de Cabeza Castaña
Spanish (Mexico): Tordo cabecicafé, tordo cabeza café, Vaquero Cabecicafé
Estonian: piisoniturpial
Finnish: Lehmäturpiaali
French: Molothre à tête noire, Vacher à tête brune
Hungarian: barnafejű gulyajáró
Icelandic: Kúastarli
Italian: Molotro testabruna, Vaccaro testabruna
Japanese: kouuchou
Japanese: コウウチョウ
Latin: Molothrus ater
Lithuanian: Rudagalvis karviaganis
Dutch: Bruinkopkoevogel, Bruinkop-koevogel
Norwegian: Brunhodetrupial
Polish: starzyk brunatnoglowy, starzyk brunatnogłowy
Portuguese: Chopim-mulato
Russian: Буроголовая воловья птица, буроголовый коровий трупиал
Slovak: Trupiálovec čierny, zanášac cierny, zanášač čierny
Slovenian: rjavoglavi kravar
Swedish: Brunhuvad kostare
Turkish: boz başlı inekkuşu, Boz-başlı İnekkuşu
Chinese: 褐头牛鹂


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