Yellow-hooded Blackbird

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Chrysomus icterocephalus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Icteridae Family
18 - 18.5 cm Length
Wetlands, grasslands & arable land, below 500m. In:- a , Barbados, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Netherland Antilles :- Aruba, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago& Venezuela.


 2 - 3 Eggs incubation 10 - 11 days, fledging 11 days Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders and seeds. Food  
9661 - TSN: 729213 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Yellow-hooded Blackbird Trino calls
(Chrysomus icterocephalus bogotensis)
Bernabe Lopez-Lanus XC45527
24-05-2003, Colombia 

AKA:- Czech: Vlhovec Chapmanuv, vlhovec žlutokápý
Danish: Gulhćttet Stćrling
German: Gelbkopfstärling
English: Yellow hooded Blackbird, Yellow-hooded Blackbird
Spanish: Irataguá, Monjita Cabeciamarilla, Tordo negro capuchón amarillo, Turpial de Agua, Varillero Capuchino
Spanish (Colombia): Monjita Cabeciamarilla
Spanish (Paraguay): Tordo negro capuchón amarillo
Spanish (Venezuela): Turpial de Agua
Finnish: Sitruunahupputurpiaali
French: Carouge ŕ capuchon, Carouge ŕ tęte d'or, Carouge ictérocéphale, Troupiale ŕ tęte jaune
Guarani: Chopî estero
Italian: Ittero dal cappuccio giallo, Merlo monaco
Japanese: kigashirahagoromogarasu
Japanese: キガシラハゴロモガラス
Latin: Agelaius icterocephalus, Chrysomus icterocephalus
Dutch: Geelkaptroepiaal
Norwegian: Gulhettetrupial
Polish: epoletnik zóltoglowy, epoletnik żółtogłowy
Portuguese: iratauá, Irataua-pequeno, iratauá-pequeno, iratuá, iratuá-do-banhado
Portuguese (Brazil): Irataguá, iratauá, Iratauá-pequeno, iratuá, iratuá-do-banhado
Russian: Желтоголовый трупиал
Slovak: vlhovec kapucňový
Swedish: Gulkronad trupial
Chinese: 黄巾黑鹂


Chrysomus icterocephalus
Chrysomus icterocephalus bogotensis
Chrysomus icterocephalus icterocephalus

  • Chrysomus icterocephalus icterocephalus: N Colombia to Venezuela, the Guianas, n Brazil and ne Peru
  • Chrysomus icterocephalus bogotensis: E Colombia (Bogotá Plateau)


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