New World oriole


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Noun1.New World oriole - American songbirdNew World oriole - American songbird; male is black and orange or yellow
oscine, oscine bird - passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
family Icteridae, Icteridae - American orioles; American blackbirds; bobolinks; meadowlarks
Icterus galbula, northern oriole - a kind of New World oriole
Icterus spurius, orchard oriole - the male is chestnut-and-black
lark, meadowlark - North American songbirds having a yellow breast
cacique, cazique - black-and-red or black-and-yellow orioles of the American tropics
bobolink, Dolichonyx oryzivorus, reedbird, ricebird - migratory American songbird
blackbird, New World blackbird - any bird of the family Icteridae whose male is black or predominantly black
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Song and plumage evolution in the new world orioles (Icterus) show similar liability and convergence in patterns.
Acceptors and rejectors of cowbird parasitism in the New World orioles (Icterus spp.).
The common ancestors of today's New World orioles probably sported colorful his-and-hers plumage.