Bendire's Thrasher

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Silhouette ThrashersThrashers

Bendire's Thrasher

Toxostoma bendirei
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Mimidae
Basic Description

Bendire's Thrasher is a bird of the deserts of southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico. Unlike other southwestern thrashers, it leaves the northern portion of its breeding range in winter, and wanderers sometimes appear at unexpected locations.

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Other Names
  • Cuitlacoche Piquicorto (Spanish)
  • Moqueur de Bendire (French)
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