Taxon profile


Icterus icterus (Linnaeus, 1766)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Icteridae - oropendolas, orioles and blackbirds »  genus Icterus

Other names

= Venezuelan Troupial

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Icterus icterus icterus (Linnaeus, 1766)
subspecies Icterus icterus jamacaii (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) - Campo Oriole
subspecies Icterus icterus metae W. H. Phelps Jr & Aveledo, 1966

Icterus icterus metae

subspecies Icterus icterus ridgwayi (Hartert, 1902)
subspecies Icterus icterus strictifrons Todd, 1924

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Icterus icterus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 5.1 [32482]

Bird Life [] [as Icterus icterus (Linnaeus, 1766)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Icterus icterus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Icterus icterus (Linnaeus, 1766)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Icterus icterus (Linnaeus, 1766)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Icterus icterus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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