Large, long-tailed bird with a curved bill. Grayish brown overall with a black and white mustache stripe. The undertail coverts are a rich cinnamon color.
Large with a long tail and curved bill. Brownish gray overall with a black and white mustache stripe.
Large with a long tail and cinnamon undertail coverts. Brown overall with a black and white mustache stripe.
Found in desert washes, riparian thickets, and dry scrubby areas. Usually found on or near the ground in dense vegetation, but will perch up to sing during the breeding season.
- Large, long-tailed songbird.
- Dark grayish brown all over.
- Long, down-curved bill.
- Reddish undertail.
Immature DescriptionSimilar to adult, except paler and duller, with browner undertail.
- Both Sexes
- Length: 11.8 in (30 cm)
- Weight: 1.9-2.5 oz (53-70 g)
- Wingspan: 12.6 in (32 cm)
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