- Oriolus nigripennis
19–21 cm (7½-8¼ in)
- Black head, neck and upper breast
- Golden-yellow hind-neck and upper mantle
Western Africa: southern Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Angola
Eastern Africa: South Sudan, Uganda
African Islands: Gulf of Guinea Islands, Bioko (Fernando Po)
Subspecies alleni is not recognised by all authorities.
Mature secondary and gallery forests, forest edges and mangroves.
Their diet consists of small fruits, particularly figs, and invertebrates for example beetles and winged insects.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Nov 2017)
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2021) Black-winged Oriole. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 27 July 2021 from https://www.birdforum.net/wiki/Black-winged_Oriole