Oriolus chinensis: Black-naped Oriole

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The Black-naped Oriole [Oriolus chinensis] is a bird of the oriole family and is found in many parts of Asia. It is medium sized and overall golden with a strong pinkish bill and a broad black mask and nape.

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The Black-naped Oriole is found in forests, gardens and plantations. It feeds on berries and insects in the canopy. In many parts of Southeast Asia, they are trapped and sold in the bird trade.

Photo: Yishun,  Labrador Nature Reserve Park, Singapore [20160401, 20120508]

Sourec: Wikipedia

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