Blue Mockingbird

Other Names: none

Distribution: Mountains and dry forests of Mexico.

Description:

Size: 24-27 cm in length.

Plumage: Uniformly bluish-black on its back, tail, wings, head and underbelly. This coloration can look gray in the shade. It has a black "mask" surrounding its reddish-brown eyes. It has a long tail and dark blue streaks over its breast. The beak, legs, and feet are black.

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Blue Mockingbird

Blue Mockingbird

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
arizona
mexico
texas
Tail Shape
rounded-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
blue
Body Shape
perching
Size
medium
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
mockingbirds and thrashers - mimidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species