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figbird, Sphecotheres viridis

okodobarrd (inh -)
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in Uw Olkola
in Pakanh


The figbird, Sphecotheres viridis (family Oriolidae), is a stocky, stout-billed oriole common on Cape York Peninsula. The race S. v. flaviventris is the variety found on Cape York Peninsula. The male has a black head with red around the eyes, green on the wings and back and yellow throat and belly.

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