Blackbird-sized the male has an unmistakable bright yellow body with black wings. A secretive bird which keeps to the high tree canopy, it can be heard, most often at dawn, giving its distinctive fluting whistle. It flies rather like a thrush - slightly undulating. Golden orioles are listed as a Schedule 1 species.
What they eat:
Insects and berries.
- UK passage:
- 85 birds
This bird species has different identifying features depending on sex/age/season.