Alternative name: Buru Oriole
- Oriolus bouroensis
23–32 cm (9-12½ in)
Virtually identical to Buru Friarbird.
Deciduous monsoon and mangrove forests. Lowland and montane forests, also secondary woodland.
They forage alone, in pairs and often mixing with Buru Friarbirds. There is little other information available.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2016. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2016, with updates to August 2016. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved September 2016)
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2021) Black-eared Oriole. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 28 July 2021 from https://www.birdforum.net/wiki/Black-eared_Oriole