Icterids

15 Species
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus) Male Singing Photographed at Nations Road near Avon, NY on June 28, 2017.
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus) Male Singing
Photographed at Nations Road near Avon, NY on June 28, 2017.
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus) Male Photographed at Nations Road near Avon, NY on June 28, 2017. This is another view of the bird in the previous photo.
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus) Male
Photographed at Nations Road near Avon, NY on June 28, 2017. This is another view of the bird in the previous photo.
Bobolink Male Photographed at Nations Road near Avon, NY on June 18, 2023.
Bobolink Male
Photographed at Nations Road near Avon, NY on June 18, 2023.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Male Photographed in Brighton near Rochester, NY on April 15, 2015. This is a high dynamic range photo made by combining 2 exposures.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Male
Photographed in Brighton near Rochester, NY on April 15, 2015. This is a high dynamic range photo made by combining 2 exposures.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Male Photographed at Tinker Nature Park in Henrietta, NY near Rochester on April 26, 2013.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Male
Photographed at Tinker Nature Park in Henrietta, NY near Rochester on April 26, 2013.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Male He was displaying his epaulettes at the High Acres Nature Area in Perinton, NY near Rochester on April 19, 2012.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Male
He was displaying his epaulettes at the High Acres Nature Area in Perinton, NY near Rochester on April 19, 2012.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Female Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 3, 2012.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Female
Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 3, 2012.
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Female She seemed to have an unusual amount of orange coloration. It was also present at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY at an unusual time of year for this...
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) Female
She seemed to have an unusual amount of orange coloration. It was also present at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY at an unusual time of year for this…
Red-winged Blackbird Female Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp, a Nature Conservancy preserve in Penfield near Rochester, NY on April 21, 2023.
Red-winged Blackbird Female
Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp, a Nature Conservancy preserve in Penfield near Rochester, NY on April 21, 2023.
Tawny-shouldered Blackbird (Agelaius humeralis) Pair Photographed at a feeder at Las Terrazas, Cuba on Nov. 12, 2018.
Tawny-shouldered Blackbird (Agelaius humeralis) Pair
Photographed at a feeder at Las Terrazas, Cuba on Nov. 12, 2018.
Eastern Meadowlark Singing Male He was singing along Nations Road near Geneseo, Livingston County, NY on June 17, 2021.
Eastern Meadowlark Singing Male
He was singing along Nations Road near Geneseo, Livingston County, NY on June 17, 2021.
Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna) Male Singing Photographed in Cuba near the Cuevo de los Portales on Nov. 11, 2018.
Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna) Male Singing
Photographed in Cuba near the Cuevo de los Portales on Nov. 11, 2018.
Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna) Dorsal Photographed in Cuba near the Cuevo de los Portales on Nov. 11, 2018. This is another view of the bird in the previous photo.
Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna) Dorsal
Photographed in Cuba near the Cuevo de los Portales on Nov. 11, 2018. This is another view of the bird in the previous photo.
Rusty Blackbird (Euphagus carolinus) Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp in Penfield, NY near Rochester on April 18, 2016. This once common species has become scarce. Thousand Acre Swamp is a...
Rusty Blackbird (Euphagus carolinus)
Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp in Penfield, NY near Rochester on April 18, 2016. This once common species has become scarce. Thousand Acre Swamp is a…
Rusty Blackbird in Nonbreeding Plumage Photographed along the Lehigh Trail in Rush, NY on Nov. 10, 2022.
Rusty Blackbird in Nonbreeding Plumage
Photographed along the Lehigh Trail in Rush, NY on Nov. 10, 2022.
Brewer's Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus) Male Photographed at Red Bluff, CA on April 8, 2012.
Brewer's Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus) Male
Photographed at Red Bluff, CA on April 8, 2012.
Brewer's Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus) Male Calling This young male seemed to be begging for food at the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge in northern California on June 1, 2009.
Brewer's Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus) Male Calling
This young male seemed to be begging for food at the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge in northern California on June 1, 2009.
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) Male He was pointing his head skyward in a territorial pose at Cape May, NJ on May 14, 2013.
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) Male
He was pointing his head skyward in a territorial pose at Cape May, NJ on May 14, 2013.
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) Male Puffed Up He had his irridescent feathers puffed up, presumably to frighten other males and/or impress females, at Cape May, NJ on May 14, 2013.
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) Male Puffed Up
He had his irridescent feathers puffed up, presumably to frighten other males and/or impress females, at Cape May, NJ on May 14, 2013.
Common Grackle Female Photographed in my yard near Rochester, NY on July 4, 2019.
Common Grackle Female
Photographed in my yard near Rochester, NY on July 4, 2019.