Female Golden Orioles in male plumage In the first part of his current series on 'Scarce migrants in Britain and Ireland during 1958-67' (Brit. Birds, 62: 169-189) D r J. T. R. Sharrock was right to point out that first-year male Golden Orioles Oriolus oriolus may be wrongly recorded as females, but my experience leads me to believe that some females may also be misidentified as adult males. I am fa...

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