Cacique, Yellow-Rumped

Cacique, Yellow-Rumped

Cacicus cela

Vital Statistics

Height:

Less than 12 inches

Weight:

1.4 - 3.5 ounces

Diet:

Aviary mix, dog food, lettuce, mealworms and Phoenix worms

Conservation:

Status: Least Concern

Geographic Region

Humid lowland forests from Panama to central South America

At The Zoo

Off-exhibit

Did You Know?

The yellow-rumped cacique, related to the tropical oriole, can mimic the calls of other birds.