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 Golden Oriole  Oriolus oriolus


 

Sonogram of Golden Oriole song

Kostel sv Jilji, Trebon, Czech Republic   48 59' 40.7'' N  14 45' 36.4'' E   22 June 2016

Territorial song from a male bird singing in mixed riparian oak woodland. Low pitched flutey melodic whistles spanning 0.9 to 2.3 kHz. Compare with the higher pitched individual (goldenoriole280609grodek) recorded in Poland below with a wider frequency range.

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    Golden Oriole

     

Sonogram of Golden Oriole song

Grudki, Bialowieza Forest, Poland  52 41' 05.9''  23 49' 40.1'' E   28 June 2009, 0515h

Territorial song from a (most likely male) bird singing in mixed beech woodland. Low pitched flutey melodic whistles at 1-2 sec and 7.5-9.5 sec, spanning 1.1 to 3.3 kHz.

[File name: goldenoriole280609grodek]

    Golden Oriole

     

Sonogram of Golden Oriole calls

Grzedy, Biebrza National Park, Poland  53 37' 44.4'' N  22 46' 25.5'' E   2 July 2009, 1905h

Harsh, Jay-like calls.

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    Golden Oriole

     

 Sonogram of Golden Oriole song

Valle de Jerte, Extremadura, Spain  6 Jun 2001

Territorial flutey whistling song

 

 


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