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Silver oriole

Thai: นกขมิ้นขาว, nok khamin khaaw

Binomial name: Oriolus mellianus, Erwin Stresemann, 1922

The silver oriole (Oriolus mellianus) is a species of bird in the Oriolidae family.

It is found in Cambodia, China, and Thailand.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests where it is threatened by habitat loss.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Oriolidae
Genus
Oriolus
Species
Oriolus mellianus

Common names

  • Thai: นกขมิ้นขาว, nok khamin khaaw

Conservation status

Endangered (IUCN3.1)

Endangered (IUCN3.1)

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Range map of Oriolus mellianus in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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