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Great-tailed Grackle

Quiscalus mexicanus

Description:

some type of Crow?

1 Species ID Suggestions

Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd 7 years ago
Great-tailed Grackle
Quiscalus mexicanus Great-tailed Grackle - Whatbird.com


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4 Comments

Corky
Corky 7 years ago

I believe they are more closely related to blackbirds per research on line. They have a raucus call and can sometimes be a nuisance bird.

landonq
landonq 7 years ago

thanks for the ID Fyn!

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 7 years ago

Boat-tailed is out of range, this is a Great-tailed Grackle.

Steven Sheppard
Steven Sheppard 7 years ago

I think it may be a boat-tailed grackle.

landonq
Spotted by
landonq

Tucson, Arizona, USA

Spotted on Apr 17, 2013
Submitted on Apr 22, 2013

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