Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Carib Grackle Quiscalus lugubris

Photo: Hans Smulders

Classification

Quiscalus [genus]
(4 species)
lugubris [species] (2)

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Aruba
  • Introduced (2) - Bonaire
  • Introduced (2) - Curaçao
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Maarten
  • Notes on presence status Breeding bird. According to Van Buurt and Debrot (2012) the species has been introduced from Venezuela and established on all three ABC islands and St. Martin.

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