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African Black-headed Oriole

Oriolus larvatus Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823

The Black-headed Oriole (Oriolus larvatus) is an African passerine. It has a very striking appearance with a bright yellow body, contrasting black head and flesh-coloured beak. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Oriolidae
Genus:
  Oriolus

Scientific:
  Oriolus larvatus

Citation:
  Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823

Reference:
  Verz.Doubl.Zool.Mus.Berlin p.20

Protonym:
  Oriolus larvatus

Avibase ID:
  BE62734AE3EDDC3E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BE62734A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561702

Geographic range:

  • Oriolus larvatus larvatus: E South Africa, Mozambique and s Zimbabwe
  • Oriolus larvatus rolleti: Ethiopia, Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi (?) and e Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Oriolus larvatus angolensis: Angola to Namibia and Zambia
  • Oriolus larvatus additus (additus): SE Tanzania and Mozambique
  • Oriolus larvatus additus (tibicen): Coastal s Tanzania to s Mozambique
  • Oriolus larvatus reichenowi: Coastal s Somalia to central Tanzania
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Saozneg - RU:
African Black-headed Oriole
Katalaneg:
oriol capnegre oriental
Tchekeg:
žluva škrabošková
daneg:
Østafrikansk Hættepirol
Alamaneg:
Maskenpirol
Spagnoleg:
Oropéndola Enmascarada
Spanish (Spain):
Oropéndola enmascarada
Finneg:
akasiakuhankeittäjä
Galleg:
Loriot masqué
Kroateg:
maslinastorepa vuga
Hungareg:
feketefejű sárgarigó
Islandeg:
Hettuglói
Italianeg:
Oriolo testanera
Japaneg:
afurikazukinkouraiuguisu
japaneg:
アフリカズキンコウライウグイス
lituaneg:
Rytinė juodagalvė volungė
Nederlandeg:
Maskerwielewaal
Norvegeg:
Savannepirol
Norvegeg:
Savannepirol
Poloneg:
wilga czarnogłowa
Portugaleg:
Papa-figos-de-cabeça-preta
Rusianeg:
Масковая иволга
Sloveg:
vlha čiernohlavá
Serbeg:
Afrička crnoglava vuga
Svedeg:
svarthuvad gylling
Ukrainiek:
Вивільга південна
Sinaeg:
东非黑头黄鹂
Chinese (Traditional):
東非黑頭黃鸝


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Loriot masqué ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Loriot masqué ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Eastern Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
African Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Black-headed Oriole ( Oriolus larvatus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Oriolus larvatus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Oriolus larvatus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Oriolus [larvatus or percevali] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Afrikaans: Swartkopwielewaal
Katalaneg: oriol capnegre oriental
Tchekeg: Žluva škrabošková
daneg: Østafrikansk Hættepirol
Alamaneg: Maskenpirol
Saozneg - RU: African Black headed Oriole, African Black-headed Oriole, Blackheaded Oriole, Black-headed Oriole, Eastern Blackheaded Oriole, Eastern Black-headed Oriole, Eastern Oriole
English, HBW: Eastern Black-headed Oriole
English (IOC): Black-headed Oriole
English (Kenya): Black-headed Oriole
English (United States): African Black-headed Oriole
Spagnoleg: Oropéndola de Cabeza Negra Africana, Oropéndola Enmascarada
Spanish (Spain): Oropéndola enmascarada
Spanish (HBW): African Black-headed Oriole
Estoneg: akaatsiapeoleo
Finneg: Akaasiakuhankeittäjä, akasiakuhankeittäjä
Galleg: Loriot à tête noire, Loriot masqué
Kroateg: maslinastorepa vuga
Hungareg: feketefejű sárgarigó
Islandeg: Hettuglói
Italianeg: Oriolo testanera, Rigogolo testanera africano
Japaneg: afurikazukinkouraiuguisu, zukinkouraiuguisu
japaneg: アフリカズキンコウライウグイス, ズキンコウライウグイス
Kwangali: Nkulivere
scientific: Oriolus larvatus, Oriolus larvatus larvatus
lituaneg: Rytinė juodagalvė volungė
Nederlandeg: Maskerwielewaal
Norvegeg: Savannepirol
Norvegeg: Savannepirol
Poloneg: wilga czarnoglowa, Wilga czarnogłowa
Portugaleg: Papa-figos-de-cabeça-preta
Rusianeg: Африканская масковая иволга, Африканская черноголовая иволга, Масковая иволга
Sloveg: Vlha čiernohlavá
Shona: Gotowa
Serbeg: Afrička crnoglava vuga
Svedeg: Östlig svarthuvudgylling, svarthuvad gylling
swahilieg: Kubwilu Kichwa-cheusi
Turkeg: Afrika kara başlı sarıasması
Tsonga: Phamahumu
Ukrainiek: Вивільга південна
C'hosaeg: Umkro
Sinaeg: 东非黑头黄鹂
Chinese (Traditional): 東非黑頭黃鸝
Zouloueg: umBhicongo

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