Orchard oriole.

Male orchard oriole, May 15, 2022, Rondeau Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada.

A regular if not common visitor to the yard. Such a striking bird.
Icterus spurius
Orchard Orioles are relatively easygoing toward each other or other bird species, nesting in close quarters with Baltimore Orioles, Bullock’s Orioles, Eastern Kingbirds, Western Kingbirds, American Robins, and Chipping Sparrows. The aggressive kingbirds may be useful neighbors because they ward off predators and cowbirds (which lay their eggs in the nests of other birds).
source - Cornell Lab of Ornithology.


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