Orchard Oriole

(Icterus spurius)



Status: Summer Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Confirmed1992-1996: Likely but not confirmed
1997-2001: Confirmed2002-2006: Confirmed
2007-2011: Confirmed2012-2016: Confirmed

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is unexpected on site.

Occurs as an uncommon migrant and summer breeder in open areas which contain shade tree plantings, and in open, second growth woods.

Photographer: Gene Oleynik.
This is a female.


Photographer: Tina Smith.
This is an adult male.