|B L||W W||W||Family||Latin Name|
|8" 20.3cm||10.5" 26.7cm||0.85oz 24.1g||Icteridae||Icterus cucullatus|
The Hooded Oriole is a tropical bird, seen in the warmer US south and southwestern states. It can be seen right into the southern regions of Mexico. This brightly orange-coloured bird is a regular visitor to backyard bird feeding stations, where it is attracted to hanging fruit and nectar feeders. It has been reported as a very rare visitor to Cuba.