The Jamaican Oriole

Jamaican OrioleI love having the Jamaican Oriole (Icterus leucopteryx) visit our yard; I also like its bright yellow plumage.

Jamaican OrioleThe Jamaican Oriole feeds on fruit, nectar and insects. They seem to love eating custard apples and bananas, and have acquired the Jamaican nickname “Banana Katies”. 101_2782

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