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Eurasian golden oriole

(Oriolus oriolus)

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Description

The Eurasian golden oriole (Oriolus oriolus) or simply golden oriole,is the only member of the oriole family of passerine birds breeding in Northern Hemisphere temperate regions.It is a summer migrant in Europe and western Asia and spends the winter season in central and southern Africa. Golden orioles have an extremely large range with large populations that are apparently stable.Therefore,they are evaluated as least concern by BirdLife International.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Oriolidae
Genus:Oriolus
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