brown thrasher

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brown thrasher

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A North American bird (Toxostoma rufum) related to the mockingbird and having a reddish-brown back and a dark-streaked breast.
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Noun1.brown thrasher - common large songbird of eastern United States having reddish-brown plumagebrown thrasher - common large songbird of eastern United States having reddish-brown plumage
mocking thrush, thrasher - thrush-like American songbird able to mimic other birdsongs
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Entre los ejemplares de la fauna se puede encontrar la rana toro (Lithobates catesbeianus), el sapo comun (Bufo bufo), la lagartija verde (Teius teyou), el maja de Santamaria (Epicrates angulifer), el jubito (Arrhyton vittatum vittatum), la jutia conga (Capromys pilorides pilorides), la bayoya (Leiocephalus stictigaster), el zunzun (Chlorostilbon ricordii), el bobito (Contopus caribaeus), el negrito (Melopyrrha nigra), el toti (Dives atroviolaceus), la tojosa (Columbina passerina), el aura tinosa (Cathartes aura), el sinsonte (Toxostoma rufum), el murcielago (Chiroptera), (Montes de Oca, 2013).
There are however, a small number of birds who will learn the songs of other species, for example the Brown thrasher (Toxostoma rufum).
Bartonella species detected in birds * Bird common name Bird species House sparrow Passer domesticus Boat-tailed grackle Quiscalus major Mourning dove Zenaida macroura Herring gulil ([dagger]) Larus argentatus House finch Carpodacus mexicanus Blue jay Cyanocitta cristata Song sparrow Melospiza melodia Northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern mockingbird Mimus polyglottos European starling Sturnus vulgaris Red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum Tufted titmouse Baeolophus bicolor Red-bellied woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Common grackle Quiscalus quiscula Common loon ([dagger]) Gavia immer Red-headed woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Brown pelican ([dagger]) Pelicanus occidentalis Collared dove Streptopelia decaocto No.
Bark lice (Liposcelis) were in nests of 11 species, including yellow-billed cuckoos (Coccyzus americanus), eastern phoebes (Sayornis phoebe), blue jays (Cyanocitta cristata), house wrens (Troglodytes aedon), marsh wrens (Telmatodytes palustris), American robins (Turdus migratorius), gray catbirds (Dumetella carolinensis), brown thrashers (Toxostoma rufum), rose-breasted grosbeaks (Pheucticus ludovicianus), common grackles (Quiscalus quiscula), and house sparrows (Passer domesticus).
For those species with more than five nests, grasshopper sparrows, eastern meadowlarks, bobolinks (Dolichanyxaryzivarus) and song sparrows had the greatest overall nest success, while red-winged blackbirds, brown thrashers (Toxostoma rufum), and willow flycatchers had the least (Table 1).