|Tawny-shouldered Blackbird (Agelaius humeralis)
|Zapata Swamp, Cuba
The Tawny-shouldered Blackbird is distributed throughout most of Cuba and in the northern part of Haiti. It is found in open areas, woodland and forest edges and farmland.
It is all black with a pointed conical bill and tawny to cream epaulets which are smaller on the female.
It is highly social and feeds on grain, seeds and insects as well as nectar.