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Gray Catbird

Dumetella carolinensis

Description:

Somber gray bird with a black cap and bright rusty feathers under the tail. Gray Catbirds are relatives of mockingbirds and thrashers. A medium-sized, slender songbird with a long, rounded, black tail and a narrow, straight bill. Catbirds are fairly long legged and have broad, rounded wings. — allaboutbirds.org

Habitat:

Look for Gray Catbirds in dense tangles of shrubs, small trees, and vines, along forest edges, streamside thickets, old fields, and fencerows. — allaboutbirds.org

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BonnieLewis
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BonnieLewis

Texas, USA

Spotted on Apr 25, 2017
Submitted on Jun 10, 2017

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