Birds of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance
Hooded Oriole - Icterus cucullatus
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General Comments This oriole is a species of the Southwestern states and Mexico, ranging eastward to southern TX. North Carolina has a single record, of an immature male photographed at a feeder in Charlotte (Mecklenburg) on 6 Feb 2015* [Chat 79:108 link], [Chat 80:13 link]. Photos of the bird are available on the Carolina Bird Club website photo gallery.
Breeding Status Nonbreeder
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Coastal Plain No records.
Piedmont One record (see above).
Mountains No records.
Finding Tips
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Attribution LeGrand[2016-06-02], Howard[2016-06-02]
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