Common Name: Carib Grackle
Scientific Name: Quiscalus lugubris
Description: 9.5-11 inches; eyes yellow; bill black; tail V shaped. Male: Black with a glossy violet to navy-blue. Female: Charcoal; smaller than male.
Habitat: open area, close to agricultural fields,
Statue: resident breeder; very common can be found island wide
- Birds of Barbados by P.A Buckley, Edward Massiah, Maurice B. Hutt, Francine G. Buckle
- Helm Field Guides-
Birds of the West Indies by H. Raffaele, J. Wiley, O. Garrido, A.Keith, J. Raffael