African golden oriole

African golden oriole

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SPECIES
Oriolus auratus

The African golden oriole, or African oriole, is a member of the oriole family of passerine birds which is a resident breeder in Africa south of the Sahara desert. It is a bird of thick bush and other well-wooded areas. The hanging basket-shaped nest is built in a tree, and contains two eggs. The food is insects and fruit, especially figs, found in the tree canopies where the orioles spend much of their time.

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Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. African golden oriole Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_golden_oriole
2. African golden oriole on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22706389/130375861
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/702189

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