English and Scientific names:

Bullock's Oriole

Number of individuals: 

1 male/ possible female

Locality: LOUISIANA: 


Specific Locality:

Residential Backyard St. Jude Street in Marrero

Date(s) when observed:

12/31/06 - 1/1/07

Time(s) of day when observed:  

4:20 p.m.

Reporting observer and address:

Paul Wolf

Marrero, La.

Other observers accompanying reporter who also identified the bird(s):


Other observers who independently identified the bird(s)


Light conditions (position of bird in relation to shade and to direction and amount of light):

Evening Sun Behind bird

Optical equipment: 


Distance to bird(s): 

30 to 60 feet

Duration of observation:

5 minutes



Behavior of bird: 

feeding on Kumquats, resting, flying


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Photographs or tape recordings obtained?

Paul Wolf

Previous experience with this species: 

Third year at this location around the same days every year

Identification aids:

Peter Yawkey (UNO professor)

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Are you positive of your identification? If not, explain: 




Paul Wolf

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