Yellow-hooded Blackbird

(Chrysomus icterocephalus)

FUN FACT

Distribution

Northern South America, along the Amazon River and into Peru.

Habitat

Swampy areas where they use emergency aquatic plants for nest building.

Diet

Insects.

Breeding

Status

Not Under Threat (Least Concern)

At the Aviary

See the Yellow-hooded Blackbird in our Wetlands of the Americas exhibit.