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Crested Oropendola

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Psarocolius decumanus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Icteridae Family
♂ 46cm ♀ 37cm Length
Tropical swamp & rainforest. Below 2,600 m. Range:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay & Venezuela. Panama, Trinidad & Tobago Habitat
2 blotchy blue-grey eggs incubation 15–19 days, fledging 24–36 days  Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, seeds and berries. Food  
9607 - TSN: 562510 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Vlhovec chocholatý
Danish: Håret Oropendola, Kragestærling
German: Krähenstirnvogel, Krähen-Stirnvogel, Schwarzhaubenstärling
English: Crested Oropendola
Spanish: Cacique Crestado, Conoto Yapú, Oropéndola Crestada, Yapú
Spanish (Argentine): Yapú
Spanish (Colombia): Oropéndola Crestada
Spanish (Paraguay): Yapú
Spanish (Venezuela): Conoto Negro
Finnish: Kultapyrstö
French: Cassique à huppe, Cassique huppé
Guarani: Japu, Japu guasu
Italian: Oropendola crestata, Oropendola dal ciuffo
Japanese: kammuriootsurisudori, kanmuriootsurisudori
Japanese: カンムリオオツリスドリ
Latin: Psarocolius decumanus, Xanthornus decumanus
Dutch: Kuiforopendola, Kuif-oropendola
Norwegian: Soldatoropendola
Polish: kacykowiec rdzaworzytny, Szapu
Portuguese: fura-banana, guaxe, guaxe-do-rabo-amarelo, iapu, japão, japiaçu, japu, japu-açu, japu-gamela, japu-guaçu, Japu-preto, joão-congo, Rei-congo, rubixá
Portuguese (Brazil): fura-banana, guaxe, guaxe-do-rabo-amarelo, iapu, japão, japiaçu, Japu, japu-açu, japu-gamela, japu-guaçu, japu-preto, joão-congo, rei-congo, rubixá
Russian: Хохлатая оропендола
Slovak: trupiál havraní, Trupiálovec havraní
Swedish: Soldatoropendola
Chinese: 发冠拟掠鸟


Psarocolius decumanus
Psarocolius decumanus decumanus
Psarocolius decumanus insularis
Psarocolius decumanus maculosus
Psarocolius decumanus melanterus

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