Bahama Oriole Icterus northropi


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Price, M.R., Person, C., and Hayes, W.K. 2015. Geographic variation and genetic structure in the Bahama Oriole (Icterus northropi), a critically endangered synanthropic species. PeerJ 3: e1421.

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BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Icterus northropi. Downloaded from on 22/07/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 22/07/2018.